Ann Rule is the author of nineteen New York Times national bestsellers, all of them still in print. A former Seattle police officer, she knows the crime scene firsthand. She is a certified instructor for police training seminars, and lectures frequently to law enforcement, prosecutors, and forensic science organizations, including the FBI. For more than two decades, she has been an active advocate for victims of violent crime. She has also testified before U.S. Senate judiciary subcommittees on victims' rights and on serial murder in America, and was a civilian adviser to the VICAP (Violent Criminal Apprehension Program) task force that set up a computer program to track and trap serial killers. Ann Rule lives near Seattle, Washington. She can be contacted through her web page at www.annrules.com.Rule, Ann is the author of 'Heart Full of Lies A True Story of Desire and Death' with ISBN 9780743202985 and ISBN 0743202988.