Bio: Tace Baker is the pen name for author Edith Maxwell. Tace writes the Speaking of Mystery series featuring Quaker Linguistics professor Lauren Rousseau. In the first book of the series, Speaking of Murder, Lauren finds her star student dead on the campus of the small New England college where she teaches. She uses her ear for languages and regional dialects to uncover not only the killer but also crimes committed by a faculty member. Tace also writes short crime stories. Tace Baker lives in an historic town north of Boston with her beau and three cats. Look for her at www.tacebaker.com, http://www.facebook.com/TaceBaker, and @tacebaker on Twitter.