Jennifer Bradbury is an English teacher living in Burlington, Washington. She and her husband took a two-month long bicycling trek from Charleston, South Carolina, to Los Angeles, California for their honeymoon, changing more than fifty flat tires along the way. She was also a one-day winner of Jeopardy! Shift was her first novel. A Moment Comes was born out of her experiences teaching in the Punjab region of India while on a Fulbright exchange in 2005.