Janice L. Dick has been writing since 1989. Her first two historical novels, Calm Before the Storm and Eye of the Storm, won first place in the historical fiction category of The Word Guild's Canadian Writing Awards. The third novel in the series, Out of the Storm, was short-listed for the same award. Janice writes both historical and contemporary fiction, blogs and book reviews. She also enjoys teaching. Janice is the winner of the 2016 Janette Oke Award.