Brice is a fine storyteller, and her characters, including Trish and Billie, are alluring, which should come as no surprise. She won the 2009 First Novelist Award from the Black Caucus of the American Library Association for 'Orange Mint and Honey.' She also is the bestselling author of 'Walk Tall: Affirmations for People of Color.' Her blog "White Readers Meet Black Authors," www.welcomewhitefolks.blogspot.com, has won widespread attention from various media outlets, including the Washington Post. She lives in Denver with her husband and two cats. After reading 'Children of the Waters,' fans will wonder what Brice is up to next.