Greg Fallis is the author of the mystery novel Lightning in the Blood (St. Martin's Press) and the e-book Dog on Fire (Amazon) and has published stories in Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine and Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine. One of his stories is included in The Best American Mystery Stories 1999. He has also published three nonfiction books on crime and investigation and worked as a private investigator, specializing in criminal defense. He has taught at Fordham University and American University. He holds a BS from Iowa State University and an MS in Justice from American University.