Lyn Liao Butler is a Taiwanese American author of thrillers, upmarket fiction, and rom-coms. Her most recent thriller, Someone Else’s Life, was an Amazon bestseller and her second book Red Thread of Fate was a finalist in the WFWA Star Awards for 2023. Before becoming an author, she was a professional ballet and modern dancer, and is still a fitness and yoga instructor.

Lyn is on the advisory board and the Faculty Liaison for the Kauai Writers Conference, was the Agent Liaison for WFWA, and was a two-time Pitch Wars Mentor. When not writing, she enjoys spending time with her FDNY husband, their son, two dachshunds, sewing for her Etsy shop, and trying complicated yoga poses on a stand-up paddle board. So far, she has not fallen into the water yet.