Connie Remlinger Trounstine is a native of Delphos, Ohio. After graduating from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, PA, she was an editorial assistant at Writer’s Market, a publishing guide for free-lance writers. She then joined the staff of The Kentucky Post, a Scripps Howard newspaper. She was a reporter for 29 years covering local and state education; city and country government. She is the author of The Phantom Five, the children’s chapter book “The Worst Christmas Ever.” Her newest book published in 2013 is a children’s picture book “Fingerprints on the Table.” She lives in Cincinnati, Ohio.