Shelley Costa is the author of the Agatha Award-nominated "You Cannoli Die Once" (Simon and Schuster 2013). Book Two in the series, "Basil Instinct" (Simon and Schuster 2014), was released in June 2014. In 2004 she was nominated for an Edgar Award for Best Short Story. Her mystery stories have appeared in Alfred Hitchcock Mystery Magazine, Blood on Their Hands,The World’s Finest Mystery and Crime Stories, and Crimewave (UK). Shelley teaches fiction writing at the Cleveland Institute of Art.