Laine Boyd has had a life-long love affair with books and began writing when she was a young child. Her first book, Unharmonious, published in 2014, introduces a set of continuing characters. Her second book, Dinner and a Murder, published in 2015, introduces a second set of continuing characters who merge with the first group, providing her readers a "story within a story," as each successive mystery is released. Her page-turning mysteries are set in the St. Louis area, where she was born and currently resides. Her current work in progress is Shakespeare's DirectiveWay Beyond the Blue is non-fiction.