LAYTON GREEN is a bestselling author who writes across multiple genres, including thriller, mystery, suspense, and fantasy. His novels have been nominated for multiple awards (including a two-time finalist for an International Thriller Writers award), optioned for film, translated into foreign languages, and have reached #1 on numerous genre lists in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Germany. In addition to writing, Layton attended law school in New Orleans and was a practicing attorney for the better part of a decade. He has also been an intern for the United Nations, an ESL teacher in Central America, a bartender in London, a seller of cheap knives on the streets of Brixton, a door to door phone book deliverer in Florida, and the list goes downhill from there. Layton lives with his family in North Carolina. You can also visit him on Facebook, Goodreads, or on his website (www.laytongreen.com).