Michelle Buckman is the author of seven novels, including the award-winning novel Rachel's Contrition, CALA finalist and Moonbeam Bronze Award winner Turning in Circles, and Christy Award Finalist Maggie Come Lately. Michelle is an international conference speaker renowned for her dynamic discussions on writing techniques. She also leads book discussions with school groups, library groups, and book clubs—both on location and virtually. She has appeared on many podcasts and radio and television shows, and is always happy to make guest appearances. Michelle is also a freelance editor of both fiction and nonfiction on a selective basis.