About the Author
Wm. Mark Simmons is the author of six novels; his first, " In The Net of Dreams," was a finalist for the Compton Crook Award and made the "Locus" "Best" list in 1991. For Baen, he inaugurated a new fantasy series, which began with "One Foot in the Grave," followed by "Dead on My Feet," and now by "Habeas Corpses." Simmons has worked as a teacher, actor, director, musician, and entertainer, hosting his own shows on both television and radio while winning awards as a journalist and copywriter. He currently manages a public radio station in Louisiana and hosts a classical music program.