Amber Lea Easton is a multi-published fiction and nonfiction author. Smart is sexy, according to Easton, which is why she writes about strong female characters who have their flaws and challenges but ultimately persevere. She currently has multiple contemporary romance and romantic suspense novels out in the world: Kiss Me Slowly, Riptide, Reckless Endangerment, Anonymity, In Between, Dancing Barefoot, White Out, Proximity, Duplicity, One True Thing, Seducing the Flame, Mercy Upon Us, and Ex-Pat. Her memoir, Free Fall, is dedicated to suicide prevention, awareness, and helping others navigate the dark journey of grief. As a follow up to Free Fall, she released a collection of 107 inspirational essays in the nonfiction book, Fragments of Moxie.