Amanda Morine is from Quispamsis, New Brunswick, Canada. She is a designated Chartered Professional Accountant, with a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of New Brunswick. Amanda has experience as a Finance Manager, Business Analyst and Payroll Auditor. As a child, she had a strong passion for both reading and writing and has returned to these roots as a writer, focused primarily in New Adult.  She is a mother of three children, and much of her time is divided between baseball diamonds, hockey arenas and dance competitions. Amanda joined the Fog Lit Book Festival board of directors in 2017.