Cleo Coyle is a pseudonym for Alice Alfonsi, writing in collaboration with her husband, Marc Cerasini. Both are "New York Times "bestselling authors of the Coffeehouse Mysteries ("Once Upon a Grind," "Billionaire Blend," "Brew to a Kill") now celebrating over ten years in print and the nationally bestselling Haunted Bookshop Mysteries.Alice has worked as a journalist in Washington, D.C., and New York, and has written young adult and children s books. A former magazine editor, Marc has authored espionage thrillers and nonfiction for adults and children. Alice and Marc are also bestselling media tie-in writers who have penned properties for Lucasfilm, NBC, Fox, Disney, Imagine, and MGM. They live and work in New York City, where they write independently and together."