Robin "R.D." Kardon is a former corporate and airline pilot with an Airline Transport Pilot certificate and three Captain qualifications. She had a twelve-year flying career that took her all over the world in every type of airplane from small single-engine Cessnas to the Boeing 737. She also holds a B.A. in Journalism and Sociology from NYU and a law degree from American University. A native New Yorker, Robin now lives in San Diego, California with her beloved rescue pets.
Her first novel, Flygirl, won the Solo Medal for Fiction in the 2019 summer Ebook awards from New Apple Literary. The Kindle eBook is also a #1 Bestseller on Amazon