Michela Montgomery graduated with her B.A. in Creative Writing from California State University, Long Beach. Although born and raised in California, Ms. Montgomery moved to Manhattan in 2019. She enjoys singing, dancing, yoga, cooking, the Red Sox, the Patriots and a cupcake from Magnolia Bakery. She lives in New York with the cutest puppy on the planet and two rescue kittens that let her think she’s boss. The Cave was her first novel, The Aftermath was the sequel and The Battle finished her trilogy and was published in 2017. Ms. Montgomery is currently working on her next novel.