Karen Struck is a registered nurse and works in the aesthetic industry. She discovered the joy of children's literature as she read to her daughter each night. She was inspired by the Harry Potter book series, and decided to take writing courses through the Institute of Children's Literature. Three Paws, the first book published in the Three Paws series, is available through Amazon and other major booksellers. She resides in Los Gatos, Calif., with her husband and three children.