Melanie Shankle is the New York Times bestselling author of three books: Sparkly Green Earrings, The Antelope in the Living Room, and Nobody’s Cuter Than You. Melanie speaks at events nationwide and writes on her blog, Big Mama. She is a class of 1993 graduate of Texas A&M and lives in San Antonio, Texas with her husband, Perry, and daughter, Caroline. Her newest book, Church of The Small Things, was released in October 2017. She also has a new devotional book for women entitled Everyday Holy available now and a devotional for teen girls called Fearless Faith that released in August 2018.