Lynne Heitman is the author of the Alex Shanahan novels First Class Killing (available from Pocket Books); Tarmac, named by Publishers Weekly as one of the most notable thrillers of 2002; and Hard Landing. She grew up in Dallas, where she spent one year as a Dallas Cowboys cheerleader, and earned her undergraduate and graduate degrees at Southern Methodist University. She was a financial analyst for American Airlines and general manager of operations at Logan Airport. She currently lives in Boston, where she is a full-time novelist.
Visit her website at www.lynneheitman.com.