More than a dozen of Jacqueline Seewald's novels have been published, many in the romantic mystery, suspense, and historical fields. Suitable to the creator of reference librarian Kim Reynolds, Seewald has done stints as an academic librarian and educational media specialist. She has taught technical, expository, and creative writing at the university level.
Three other Kim Reynolds mysteries preceded her book for Perfect Crime, The Bad Wife. Jacqueline Seewald lives in New Jersey.