LAURA MILLER is author of the national best-selling novel, Butterfly Weeds and its sequel My Butterfly. She grew up in New Haven, Mo., but later attended the University of Missouri-Columbia and graduated with a Bachelor of Journalism. She spent years as a newspaper reporter for the Charleston Regional Business Journal and SCBiz magazine in Charleston, S.C., and the Boone County Journal in Ashland, Mo., before starting a career in fiction. Miller currently lives in Columbia, Mo. Visit Miller and learn more about her books at LauraMillerBooks.com.