Laurie Loewenstein is the author of Unmentionables, a historical novel, and two mystery novels set in the Dust Bowl. Laurie has worked as a reporter, feature and obituary writer for three daily newspapers and, later, in the public relations field. She currently is a member of the fiction faculty of the Wilkes University’s creative writing program. She comes from a long line of Midwestern farmers and merchants. She currently lives in South Carolina.
She graduated from Colgate University and has master’s degrees in both history and in creative writing.