Cassandra King is a best-selling novelist whose fiction has won the hearts of readers everywhere, especially in the American South. Her books include "Making Waves," "The Sunday Wife," "The Same Sweet Girls," "Queen of Broken Hearts" and "Moonrise." Often told in first person, her novels portray strong and memorable characters who struggle with the same timely issues and dilemmas that readers face in their own lives.
She is an award-winning author of five novels, a book of nonfiction, numerous short stories, magazine articles and essays. She has taught creative writing on the college level, conducted corporate writing seminars, and worked as a human interest reporter. Her most recent book is a memoir, "Tell Me a Story: My Life With Pat Conroy."