Elena Hartwell is the author of the Eddie Shoes Mystery Series. The first two books, "One Dead, Two to Go" (2016) and "Two Heads are Deader Than One" (2017) each received numerous award nominations, including: RONE, Next Generation, Silver Falchion and Foreword Indie awards. "Three Strikes, You're Dead," the third in the series, launched April 1, 2018. Her work has also won a Claymore Award from Killer Nashville. When she's not writing or teaching writing, she works as a manuscript consultant and likes to spend time with her horses, dog, cats and husband.