Patricia McConkey has blended her colorful imagination and expertise in recycling and the environment to write this fast-paced, action-packed enviro thriller. Her business, Wastaway Services Canada, promotes technology that converts municipal waste into a clean fuel, reducing the need for fossil fuels and preventing many of the harmful effects of landfills. McConkey earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Carleton University in Ottawa and a Master’s of Business Administration degree from Queen’s University in Kingston. She applies her creativity and passion to many areas, including cooking, fitness, and the environment. McConkey has two children, a son and daughter, and hopes to make their future a little brighter by getting the message out that if we all make small changes, we can keep our environment beautiful for generations to come.