Sheryl Letzgus McGinnis is the author of four books on drugs and addiction, including the best-selling children’s book, The Addiction Monster and the Square Cat. She’s had several romance books published and numerous articles both online and in print publications.

McGinnis is married and the mother of two children. Two spoiled rotten cats with a God complex share her home, which now also includes two recently rescued eleven-year-old dogs. A native of Australia, McGinnis now lives with her family in Palm Bay, Florida, where she spends her time reading, writing, and taking care of her menagerie. She’s passionate about animal rights and doing what she can to keep kids off drugs.