About the Author

Frances Peck


Frances Peckwrote fiction and poetry until her early twenties, when the realities of adulthoodand rent steered her toward a career as a freelance writer, ghostwriter, editor,and instructor. Known for her writing and workshops on the finer points of language,she’s the author of Peck’s English Pointers (an online writing tool), a co-authorof the HyperGrammar website, and an occasional essayist and blogger. Frances returnsto her first love, fiction, with The Broken Places, part of theNunatak First Fiction Series.