Alana (Siegel) Mag is the author of the two fantasy young-adult book series: Olivia Hart and the Gifted Program and (after)life lessons. She was raised on Long Island, New York. She currently lives in San Mateo, California, with her husband, Stefan Mag, and their ragamuffin cat named Thor. Since early childhood she has loved to read fantasy books and perform dance routines. Add a little romance and a happy ending and in her eyes you have a perfect afternoon of reading.