Kristina Makansi has a B.A. in Government from University of Texas at Austin and a M.A.T. from the College of New Jersey. She is the author of the historical romantic suspense "The Oracles of Delphi," and the co-author of "The Seeds Trilogy," a science fiction young adult series. She is also the founder, publisher and award-winning editor and book designer of Blank Slate Press and a co-founder of Amphorae Publishing Group. She has edited and/or designed nearly one hundred books, many of which have won awards and accolades including gold and silver IBPA Benjamin Franklin awards, IPPYs, a Willa Award, and DaVinci Eye awards for cover design. Learn more at and amphoraepublishing.com and kristinamakansi.com.