Carrie Bebris is an award-winning author, editor, and speaker best known for her Mr. & Mrs. Darcy mystery series. Before becoming a fiction writer, Bebris worked as a journalist and a college English teacher. Her first mystery, Pride and Prescience, made the Independent Mystery Booksellers Association bestseller list and was named one of the five best mysteries of the year by Library Journal. Bebris speaks nationally and locally, giving lectures about Jane Austen, writing, and publishing; since 2008, she has also been a and guest lecturer for the Antioch Writers Workshop. She currently resides in Ohio.