Jeri Magg, author and historian, published Historic Sanibel and Captiva Islands - Tales of Paradise  in November of 2011. With sales of more than 1000 copies in less than a year, she is now completing work on a fiction novel set in Florida called, Death by Deception.

Her second book about the history of Sanibel is now due to be released in the fall of 2015 - working title - The Women Who Made History Happen on Sanibel and Captiva - In this book, Jeri tells the stories of many of the women who have made history on Sanibel and Captiva, from the first Calusa woman who "supposedly married" Pedro Menendez, to the women of the present time who continue to contribute to the islands' history.

When not working on her next book or articles for local magazines, Jeri gives talks about the history of Sanibel and Captiva.