Haley Kral was born and raised in the great state of Texas. She is a graduate of the University of Texas at Arlington with a degree in French. She also holds a Masters of Library Science from the University of North Texas and an MA in Creative Writing and English from SNHU. Kral currently works as a children’s librarian but, in her past life, she also worked as a high school French teacher, photographer, and customer service assistant. She currently resides in Arlington, Texas with two cats and a dog, who graciously allow her to share their space. She enjoys knitting, spinning, and sewing as well as whatever new craft she is doing that week.