Merle McCann is a multi-award-winning author. Along with her novels, she has had short stories published in a variety of anthologies. Her work won a Grand Prize in the Dixie Kane Memorial, National competition. She is proudest of the first-place award her anthology, Beyond the Broken Door, written with Susan Budavari, received at the New Mexico-Arizona Book Awards annual competition. Born in the Yukon, she has traveled the world while in the Arabian horse business – a resource she often uses in her writing. Her latest novel, Murder at Harmony Farm, is set in Cave Creek where she makes her home.