Long time Davis resident, Lisa Slabach’s debut novel, Degrees of Love, released on December 1. The book has received rave reviews, including a Kirkus Starred Review and Five Stars from the San Francisco Book Review and Readers’ Favorite. Lisa is currently working on her third full-length manuscript and a collection of short stories inspired by her experiences growing up in a small farm community in Washington’s Yakima Valley. In addition to writing, Lisa works for a Fortune 500 Company, leading a sales team in the financial industry. She currently resides in central Davis with her husband and has two daughters, who both graduated from Davis High School and studying film arts. In her free time, she enjoys drinking wine with friends and cooking in her pink kitchen.