April Kihlstrom is the award winning author of over 30 romance novels, several books for special needs readers and even a writer's workbook. She has experienced both the New York side of publishing with both Avalon and Penguin Putnam publishers as well as the joys and challenges of self-publishing. She teaches the notorious, er, famous Book In A Week online class as well as others that focus on brainstorming, using time effectively and motivating oneself to write. With over 30 years of experience in the business, April is dedicated to sharing what she knows about how to find joy as well as success in the writing process and how to fit it into the busy lives we all have. After years of living in NJ, she now lives in Texas, with her dog, Sophy.