Mary Reeves Bell
is the author of a historical fiction trilogy for young adults that has also been translated into French and Norwegian. The first of these, The Secret of the Mezuzah, was honored by the Anne & Charles Corrin Jury at the Sorbonne for contributing to the remembrance of the Holocaust. Mary has written for Christian publications. She founded and devotes much of her time to a non-profit mercy ministry rescuing at-risk children in Romania. Mary lives with her husband, David, in the beautiful Virginia countryside.