KARIN SALVALAGGIO was born in West Virginia in the 1960s. Her father was career military and her mother was a homemaker. Karin has fond memories of her nomadic childhood – the hours spent on the road, the anticipation of a new life, the unpacking of the old one. She’s lived in places as climatically diverse as Alaska and Florida and as culturally distinct as California and Iran.
Karin attended the University of California Santa Cruz, graduating in 1989, but aside from two years in Italy, she has lived in London, England since 1994. She has an MA in Creative Writing from Birkbeck, University of London. Her short story Walleye Junction was published in the Mechanics Institute Review in 2011. Bone Dust White was her first full-length novel. Her second novel Burnt River was published in May 2015 and Walleye Junction in May 2016. Silent Rain, the fourth book in the Macy Greeley Mystery Series was published in 2017. She is currently working on a new series set in Northern California.
If you want to learn more please take a look at this interview posted on the Huffington Post