Regular listeners to Life Elsewhere will already know that Norman B is an avid reader, who enjoys sharing his new reading treasures with his listeners. Black Crow White Lie by Candi Sari caught Norman‘s attention enough for him to insist that the brilliant author join him on the show for an interview. This was Sari‘s first radio interview, although you would never have guessed it, as she was a delightful informative guest. Candi Sari graduated from the University of California, Irvine. She has been in the finals of several writing competitions, including the Amazon Break through Novel Award, William Faulkner-William Wisdom Creative Writing Competition, the Santa Fe Writers Project Literary Awards, and the Dahlonega Literary Festival Novel Contest. Black Crow White Lie won Reader Views Literary Award for the West-Pacific region, and was named first runner-up in the Eric Hoffer Book Award for fiction. She lives in coastal Southern California with her husband and three dogs, now that her son and daughter have gone off to college. Sari can often be found surfing out in the waters of Newport Beach.