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Tammy Dewhirst was born and raised in Ypsilanti, Michigan—just outside of Ann Arbor. Educated in a church school and raised in a generally restrictive environment, Tammy’s mother was a strong believer in education and not limiting—within reason—the types of novels and literature available to her children. At any early age, Tammy developed an interest in biography and mystery that have lasted her a lifetime. She attended varied universities in Tennessee and Michigan eventually earning degrees in history, politics, literature and historical preservation. Tammy now works as the President of a branch of a provincial non-profit and lives with her husband and young daughter in Amherstburg, Ontario.
David Vaughn Sr., Tammy’s father, is an occasional contributor to Rabid Reader’s Reviews. David was born and raised in Brunswick, Ohio. At a young age, he was sent to live with family in Cleveland, Ohio where he attended a grammar school geared toward vision-impaired children. David returned to Brunswick for high school but eventually dropped out after 4 years in the 9th grade. He relocated to Ypsilanti, Michigan after marrying and spent his career working for General Motors in Ypsilanti and later Toledo, Ohio. David retired in 2005 and now lives in southern Tennessee with his wife of 44 years.
Halloween 2014, 2015 and 2016 illustrations
Timeline illustration: Designed by kjpargeter / Freepik
Background illustration: Designed by Freepik
Christmas 2016, 2017 background illustration by Designed by kjpargeter / Freepik