Brian Pinkerton is the author of ten novels in the horror and thriller genres. His books include Abducted, Vengeance, Killer's Diary, Bender, Rough Cut, Anatomy of Evil and How I Started the Apocalypse (a trilogy). Select titles have also been released as audio books and in foreign languages. Brian's short stories have appeared in anthologies including Chicago Blues, PULP!, The Horror Zine and Zombie Zoology. His screenplays have finished in the top 100 of Project Greenlight and top two percent of the Nicholl Fellowship of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. He is also a cartoonist, and his comic strip The Ruts can be found on his web site, www.brianpinkerton.com.