A native of Alabama, Megan Roth graduated from Birmingham Southern College with a degree in Political Science and completed a master's degree with honors in Creative Writing at the University of Miami in 2010. As a Michener Fellow, she taught creative writing workshops and mentored the Hurricanes in writing and critical reading. She is author of The Green Guide to Daily Living (Cliff Road Books, 2009) and has co-written more than seven trade books for Books-a-Million. Her first novel manuscript, Shrink, was a semifinalist in the James Jones First Novel Competition in 2008. Megan is a first-year instructor at FAU and teaches a variety of writing courses on both the Boca and Davie campuses.