The daughter of American missionaries, Karen Brichoux grew up
in the Philippines, but now calls the Midwestern United States
home. After receiving a Master’s degree in European history,
she began writing fiction full time. Karen is the author of
The Girl She Left Behind, and the previously released
Coffee & Kung Fu and Separation Anxiety. She
lives with her spouse, three cats, and a large, middle-aged dog
who thinks he is a puppy.