Louise Penny is the #1 The New York Times and Globe and Mail bestselling author of ten previous Chief Inspector Armand Gamache novels. She has been awarded the John Creasey Dagger, Nero, and Barry Awards, as well as two each of the Arthur Ellis, Macavity, and Dilys Awards. Additionally, Louise has won five Agatha Awards and five Anthony Awards. She lives in a small village south of Montréal with her husband, Michael. You can follow Louise on Facebook, find her on Goodreads, and visit her official website.