Sonja Yoerg grew up in Stowe, Vermont, where she financed her college education by waitressing at the Trapp Family Lodge. She earned her Ph.D. in biological psychology from the University of California at Berkeley and published a nonfiction book about animal intelligence, Clever as a Fox (Bloomsbury USA, 2001). Penguin/Berkley publishes Sonja’s novels: House Broken, Middle of Somewhere, and All the Best People.
She lives with her husband in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. Find her on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram as @sonjayoerg.