Nancy Jill Thames is the author of The Jillian Bradley Mystery Series. She is also known as "Queen of Afternoon Tea" and does celebrity author interviews on her "Queen of Afternoon Tea" Blog. Her mysteries are considered "cozy" since there is no real violence or explicit situations in her books. The novels are fashioned after Agatha Christy and "Murder She Wrote" mysteries. Nancy Jill also appears with other cozy mystery authors on Cozy Mystery Magazine each week, and writes an inspirational blog called Author, Nancy Jill Thames. She lives with her husband in Leander, Texas and is a member of The Leander Writers Guild.