Amy M. Reade is a recovering attorney who discovered, quite by accident, a passion for fiction writing. She writes in the gothic, traditional, contemporary, historical, and cozy mystery subgenres, and has so far penned eleven novels. She also loves to read, cook, and travel.
She is the USA Today and Wall Street Journal bestselling author of Secrets of Hallstead House, The Ghosts of Peppernell, House of the Hanging Jade, the Malice series, the Juniper Junction Holiday Mystery Series, the Libraries of the World Mystery series, and the Cape May Historical Mysteries collection. Her most recent work is Cape Menace: A Cape May Historical Mystery.