Maggie Sefton, the "New York Times"bestsellingauthor of many books including "Yarn Over Murder," "Close Knit Killer, Cast On, Cast Off, Unraveled, "and "Skein of the Crime," " "was born and raised in northern Virginia, where she received her bachelor s degree in English literature and journalism. Maggie has worked in several careers over the years, from a CPA to a real estate broker in the Rocky Mountain West. However, none of those endeavors could compare with the satisfaction and challenge of creating worlds on paper. She is the mother of four grown daughters, currently scattered around the globe. Author of the nationally bestselling Knitting Mysteries, she resides in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado with two very demanding dogs."