Ken Bruen was born in Galway, Ireland in 1951. The author of sixteen novels, he spent twenty-five years as an English teacher in Africa, Japan, SE Asia and South America. He now lives in Galway City with his wife and daughter.
Jason Starr is the internationally bestselling author of many crime novels and thrillers, including Nothing Personal, Hard Feelings, and Panic Attack. Jason is one of only several authors who have won the Anthony Award for mystery fiction multiple times. He lives in New York City.