Tosca Lee is a New York Times bestselling novelist whose works include the critically acclaimed DEMON: A Memoir, HAVAH: The Story of Eve, and The Books of Mortals series (FORBIDDEN, MORTAL, SOVEREIGN) with bestselling author Ted Dekker. ISCARIOT, Tosca's highly-anticipated novel about the infamous betrayer of Christ, released in February 2013. She is best known for her exploration of maligned characters, lyrical prose and meticulous research. Tosca received her B.A. in English and International Relations from Smith College and has also studied at Oxford University. A former first runner-up to Mrs. United States and lifelong world adventure-traveler, Tosca makes her home in the Midwest.