Melissa Alvarez is a multi-published, award-winning author of both nonfiction and paranormal romantic suspense (writing as Ariana Dupre). She owns Friesian horses with her husband and together they are successful breeders of champions. She enjoys reading and spending time with her family and horses when she’s not writing. Melissa lives in sunny South Florida where the weather is wonderful unless a hurricane is on the horizon. Visit her online for updates on new releases, contests, and more.