Toward the end of her 40-year career as a leader of science museums, Sheila Grinell began to write fiction. Her debut novel, "APPETITE," was publshed by She Writes Press in 2016. A second novel, "THE CONTRACT," will be released next year. Born in a taxi in Manhattan, Sheila studied at The Bronx High School of Science, Harvard University and the University of California at Berkeley. She lives in Phoenix with her husband and a spirited dog.