S M Freedman
She studied acting at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York, and spent years as a private investigator and business owner.
I Inspired by authors of many different genres (favorites include Sue Grafton, Diana Gabaldon, Jodi Picoult, Stephen King, Justin Cronin, Suzanne Collins and Lawrence Hill, to name a few) she eventually turned back to her first love: writing.
Her debut novel, The Faithful, is published by Thomas & Mercer (Amazon's Mystery/Thriller Imprint). It'sa paperback and kindle Amazon Bestseller in the US, UK, Italy, Canada and Australia, and was a Quarter Finalist in the 2014 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award.