H.L. Sudler was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and has served as a contributing writer to numerous periodicals and anthologies. He is the author of six books, including a collection of essays titled PATRIARCH: My Extraordinary Journey from Man to Gentleman, the thriller novel Summerville and its sequel Return to Summerville, the style manual Man to Gentleman: A Beginner's Guide to Manhood, and the party handbook CafeLiving's Favorite Cocktails (written with Keith Vient). His short story The Way of All Flesh was selected for the PATHS Humanitarian Writing Award. He lives in Washington, DC.
"I think readers are bold enough to pick this one up from right on that front display shelf in any bookshop and go home feeling like it was money well spent and discovering an author that they will search out for future works to be read." Ozzie's Book Blog, on "Summerville"