Theresa Weir is a USA Today bestselling author of 19 novels that have spanned the genres of suspense, mystery, thriller, romantic suspense, and paranormal; her work has been translated into twenty languages. Her debut title was the cult phenomenon, Amazon Lily, initially published by Pocket Books and later reissued by Bantam. Writing as Theresa Weir, she won a RITA for romantic suspense (COOL SHADE) and the Daphne du Maurier Award (for BAD KARMA). She has also published as Anne Frasier. Her thriller and suspense titles have hit the USA Today list (HUSH, SLEEP TIGHT, PLAY DEAD) and have been featured in Mystery Guild, Literary Guild, and Book of the Month Club. HUSH was both a RITA and Daphne du Maurier finalist. Theresa spent 20 years living on a working apple farm, and now divides her time between St. Paul, Minnesota, and a century-old Gothic church in rural Wisconsin.