New York Times & USA Today Bestselling author Rachel Hauck writes from sunny central Florida.A RITA finalist and winner of Romantic Times Inspirational Novel of the Year, she writes vivid characters dealing with real life issues.She loves to hear from readers. She also loves to encourage new writers and sits on the Executive Board of American Christian Fiction Writers.. A graduate of Ohio State University with a BA in Journalism, Rachel is an avid OSU football fan. She hopes to one day stand on the sidelines in the Shoe with Urban Meyer.An avid Diet Coke fan, she is caffeine free. Sometimes you just have to compromise. She's never skied or jumped out of an airplane. She leaves such hijinks to Jason Bourne.