Lisa See is theNew York Timesbestselling author ofSnow Flower and the Secret Fan, Flower Net(an Edgar Award nominee),The Interior, andDragon Bones, as well as the critically acclaimed memoirOn Gold Mountain. The Organization of Chinese American Women named her the 2001 National Woman of the Year. She lives in Los Angeles. Visit the author's website: www.LisaSee.com. To schedule a speaking engagement, please contact American Program Bureauat www.apbspeakers.com From the Hardcover edition.See, Lisa is the author of 'Peony in Love', published 2008 under ISBN 9780812975222 and ISBN 0812975227.