Mary Carter is a freelance writer and novelist. Three Months in Florence is her seventh novel. Her other works include: The Things I Do For You, The Pub Across the Pond, My Sister’s Voice, Sunnyside Blues, She’ll Take It, and Accidentally Engaged. In addition to her novels she has written three novellas: A Kiss Before Midnight in the anthology, You’re Still the One, A Very Maui Christmas in the New York Times best-selling anthology Holiday Magic, and The Honeymoon House in the New York Times best-selling anthology Almost Home. Mary is also co-founder of The Writers’ Den, on the Upper West Side of Manhattan where she teaches writing workshops. Currently Mary is working on two more novellas for Winter and Summer of 2014, as well as her next novel.