Janet Rebhan is the author of the novels Finding Tranquility Base (2012) and Rachael’s Return, the 2020 International Book Awards Winner for Visionary Fiction. Born in West Texas, she was sixteen when her family moved to the suburbs of Los Angeles. There, she graduated from Chatsworth High School before pursuing an acting and modeling career for a number of years, working primarily in commercials and print advertising. She married a cinematographer and raised two daughters before returning to school to study creative writing at UCLA and Moorpark College, whereupon her short stories were selected for publication in the Moorpark Review. She currently lives in Agoura Hills, California with her husband, Robert.