Susan Furlong launched her Bone Gap Travellers series with the acclaimed novel Splintered Silence. She is the author of several previous novels and a contributor to the New York Times bestselling Novel Idea series, under the pen name Lucy Arlington. Raised in North Dakota, she graduated from Montana State University. She and her family live in central Illinois. Visit her on Facebook or at susanfurlong.com.

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