Rachel’s debut novel As Is was published by Diversion Books on May 13, 2014. Her novels Help Yourself and Settling will follow in August and November respectively. Prior to discovering her love of writing, Rachel had been a public library director and a corporate consultant. She silently co-owns a successful software firm with her husband Paul, and they are the proud parents of three ridiculously talented and good-looking kids. Rachel and her family live in Cary and Topsail Beach North Carolina.