VAL MULLER is the author of The Scarred Letter and The Girl Who Flew Away for Barking Rain Press. High school English teacher by day, Val Muller spends her days analyzing literature—and spends her nights writing it. She pens tales in multiple genres and has been writing since first grade. She is the author of the children’s mystery Corgi Capers, the horror novel Faulkner’s Apprentice, The Scarred Letter, and dozens of short stories and essays with more forthcoming. She lives with her husband Eric in Virginia and is owned by two corgis, Leia and Yoda. You can learn more at Val Muller’s website, her Facebook page or on Twitter.