Lisa Towles has 6 mystery/thrillers in print, and her new thriller, 95, will be published in November, 2021 by Indies United. Her 2019 thriller, The Unseen, was the Winner in the Crime Fiction category of the 2020 NYC Big Book Award and a Finalist in the Thriller category of the Best Book Awards by American Book Fest. Her 2017 thriller Choke won a 2017 IPPY and a 2018 NYC Big Book Award for Thriller. Lisa’s other published books, published under the name Lisa Polisar, The Ghost of Mary Prairie, Escape, Blackwater Tango, and Knee Deep. She is an active member and frequent Panelist/Speaker of Mystery Writers of America, Sisters in Crime, and International Thriller Writers. She has an MBA in IT Management and works full-time in the tech industry in the San Francisco Bay Area. Lisa is also a passionate graphic designer and video creator.