Sophia Bar-Lev, who also writes as L.R.Houseman, is an author and public speaker with five books presently on Amazon.com and more to come.
She is presently completing the third novel in the Tuscany series and is also working on a devotional based on the Women of the Bible.
After earning her degree in English and Education, she taught elementary and high school English grammar and literature as well as creative writing. She spent several years in adult education and traveled internationally as a speaker for conferences and seminars.
She is married, the mother of four adult children and seven grandchildren.