One voice turned to another when professional singer Holly Weiss transitioned to writing for health reasons. Her extensive literary experience and love of reading have turned her into a cutting-edge book reviewer. Weiss is a vocal instructor, retired professional singer and a member of the National Association of Teachers of Singing. She holds a B.S. in Music Education from West Chester University and Master of Music from Northwestern University. She is a member of Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Alpha Iota and was listed in the Marquis Who’s Who in America in 2007. A polio survivor, she lives in upstate New York with her husband. Crestmont is her first novel.