Laura Wadsworth Carter is an Alabama native and a graduate of the University of Montevallo, from which she received a Bachelor of Arts in History and a Master of Education. By day, she’s a high school history teacher, amateur gardener, and voracious caffeine consumer. By night, she writes magical and faith-oriented fiction for children and teenagers. At all times, she is a wife and mother, covered by grace. Her first young adult novel, The Elect, was published in 2016 by Clean Reads Press. Its sequel, Restoration, released February 2019. You can follow her on Twitter @MrsCarterWrites.