Georgann Prochaska grew up in the Chicago area. After retiring from teaching, she learned about suspicions and secrets from her mother who had Alzheimer's Disease. Those discoveries spun her into writing mysteries. Her two retired women characters, now amateur sleuths, solve cold cases in small towns filled with secrets. "The Case of the Girl Who Didn't Smile" is the first of the series and named into the top ten by Lascaux, 2015. "The Case of the Hound Who Didn't Stay" is the second in the series. "The Case of the Ex Who Plotted Revenge" is the third of the Snoopypuss series and won second place in the Royal Dragonfly mysteries. The fourth will be out in 2018.