Vera Leigh is an American who lives in The Netherlands with her Dutch boyfriend and Spanish cat. When she’s not writing, she’s traveling around Europe, visiting museums, or watching arthouse films.Vera writes gritty, working-class protagonists. She’s fascinated by the daily struggles of urban life in the early 20th century, especially those of immigrant communities. Her dark romance novels explore themes of social class, poverty, war, mental illness, and substance abuse with a dash of wry humor. Though her characters may hurt, the redemptive power of love always saves them and leads them to a better place.
Raine Miller is a New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and USA Today bestselling author who’s been reading romance novels since she picked up that