About the Author
Award-winning writer Sharon Begley is the science columnist for the Wall Street Journal; before that she was senior science writer for Newsweek. She lives in Pelham New York.
Eliza Foss has performed in numerous theaters both in New York City and around the country. She's performed in "Ten Unknown, Natural Selection", and "Angels Don't Dance", among others. She has appeared in the films "Split Ends" and "Chutney Popcorn" as well as on television in "Law & Order" and "The Merrow Report". She holds a M.F.A from the New York University Graduate Acting Program. Eliza has narrated over thirty audiobooks and short stories, including "The Mermaid Chair" by Sue Monk Kidd, "The Beck Diet Solution" by Judith S. Beck, and "Big Love" by Sarah Dunn. She was featured in AudioFile magazine as one of "audio's hottest romance narrators."
Tenzin Gyatso, the Fourteenth Dalai Lama, is the spiritual and temporal leader of the Tibetan people. He was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989. He lives in exile in Dharamsala, India.