Shay Quin grew up in a military family and went to a new school every year from first grade until high school. As the perpetual new kid, she developed a love for reading, writing and making new friends of all backgrounds. At seventeen, Shay graduated from high school with her cosmetology license. She worked behind the chair and as a manager for corporate salons until she opened her own. Years later, she was recruited to be an office manager for SparkPoint Studio, the company that brought us She Writes Press, BookSparks Publicity and SheReads.com Shay enjoys a beautiful life in Phoenix, Arizona with her two boys who inspired her to follow her dream and finally publish her debut novel Marrying Mars.