New York Times bestselling author Dan Wells is best known for his horror series I AM NOT A SERIAL KILLER, of which the first book is now an award-winning movie. His most recent work is THE ZERO CHRONICLES, an audible-only best-selling middle grade science fiction series. His other novels include THE HOLLOW CITY, EXTREME MAKEOVER, and two science fiction series: PARTIALS and MIRADOR. He cohosts the Hugo-winning podcast Writing Excuses, which has expanded to include its own writing conference, WXR. He has written for television and the stage, writes short fiction and game fiction, edited the anthology ALTERED PERCEPTIONS, and is a professional gamemaster for online RPGs. Dan lives in northern Utah with his wife, 6 children, and more than 450 board games.