About the Author


Dianna Torscher Benson is an Award-Winning and International Bestselling Author of suspense. She’s the 2014 Selah Award Winner for Best Debut Novel, the 2011 Mystery/Suspense/Thriller Genesis Winner, a 2011 Genesis double Semi-Finalist, a 2010 Daphne du Maurier Finalist, and a 2007 Golden Palm Finalist. She’s the author of The Hidden Son, Final Trimester  and Persephone’s Fugitive. The 2nd edition of The Hidden Son released in 2016.

An EMT and a FEMA and Haz-Mat Operative in Wake County EMS since 2005, and a crime victim advocate practitioner since 2016, Dianna authentically implements her firsthand medical and rescue experience into her thrillers. She loves helping people in need, often in their darkest time in life. Dianna and her husband married in 1990; they live in North Carolina with their four adult children.



0001-bg-quote1 Suspense is my natural writing voice. It’s a thread that fits within my characterizations and plot lines like a key puzzle piece.


0001-bg-quote1-flipAt a young age, I recognized my natural ability and desire to write thrillers, and like breathing, it’s just simply something I do automatically. Being an EMT and blessed with this writer brain, the stories never stop flowing.


0001-bg-quote1Life is hard; relationships are super hard, but that’s the point. By our resiliency through trials and tribulations, God is building our souls; so when our flesh dies, our souls are developed to be at our best for our life in eternity.


0001-bg-quote1-flip“Those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary; they will walk and not be faint.” – Isaiah 40:31



Dianna’s personal quote – “The grass isn’t greener on the other side, it’s just different.”