Maureen Lang writes stories inspired by a love of history and romance. An avid reader herself, shes figured out a way to write the stories she feels like reading. Maureens inspirationals have earned various writing distinctions including the Inspirational Readers Choice Contest, a HOLT Medallion, and the Selah Award, as well as being a finalist for the Rita, Christy, and Carol Awards. In addition to investigating various eras in history (such as Victorian England, First World War, and Americas Gilded Age), Maureen loves taking research trips to get a feel for the settings of her novels. She lives in the Chicago area with her family and has been blessed to be the primary caregiver to her adult disabled son.