Carol Costa is an award-winning playwright and author. Her plays have been published and also produced in New York, Los Angeles, and in regional theaters across the country. Carol's short stories have been published in magazines, Chicken Soup books, and in the anthology series, Women Sleuths. Mrs. Costa also has a strong business background in accounting and real estate. Carol has written numerous newspaper and magazine articles and has worked as a correspondent for various business publications. She has also authored or co-authored non-fiction books. For ten years, Carol was the literary advisor for Star Literary Service, a WGA agency that handled screenplays and television material. Carol has sold segments to television shows and two of her scripts have been optioned for television movies. Carol has also worked as an editor and theater critic. Carol is a member of The Dramatists Guild, The International Thriller Writers and Mystery Writers of America.