Kathleen Valentine was born and grew up in the Allegheny Highlands of Pennsylvania. She graduated from Penn State with a degree in The Arts and worked for over twenty years in the art/marketing departments of high-tech corporations. Since 2003 she has run her own design business, Valentine-Design.com. She was the author of Fry Bacon. Add Onions, a cookbook/memoir of growing up Pennsylvania Dutch, as well as 5 novels, several novelettes and short story collections, and knitting instruction books.
She has been listed as an Amazon Top 100 Author in Horror. Her novellas, “The Crazy Old Lady in the Attic” and “Ghosts of a Beach Town in Winter” were Amazon Top Ten Best Sellers in Horror and Ghost Stories for over 20 weeks.
Her blog at KathleenValentineBlog.com has been read by thousands of readers since its beginning in July 2005. She passed away at her home in Gloucester, Massachusetts, October 29, 2016.