Melody Carlson is the award-winning author of over 200 books with sales of more than five million. She is the author of several Christmas books from Revell, including the bestselling THE CHRISTMAS BUS, THE CHRISTMAS DOG, and CHRISTMAS AT HARRINGTON'S, which is being considered for a TV movie. She is also the author of many teen books, including JUST ANOTHER GIRL, ANYTHING BUT NORMAL, DOUBLE TAKE, the Life at Kingston High series, and the Diary of a Teenage Girl series. She is the winner of a Romantic Times Career Achievement Award in the inspirational market for her many books, including the Diary of a Teenage Girl series and FINDING ALICE. Melody and her husband live in Oregon.