Wendy Hinbest started writing in 2009. She has written five children's books and is currently working on her first YA novel Masquerade of Lies. She lives in Hamilton, Ontario with her husband and four young children. She has an Early Childhood Education diploma and is certified to teach children from birth to six years including children with special needs. She has worked with many children in daycare and has read many books to them. She also has a real estate license.