Michael Mallory an internationally recognized authority on 20th century pop culture. He has written six books and more than 400 magazine and newspaper articles on such subjects as film history, animation, and comic books. Within the realm of fiction he is best known as the author of the "Amelia Watson" mystery series, which chronicles the adventures of the second wife of Dr John H. Watson, friend to Sherlock Holmes. In addition, Mike is a frequent public speaker, a joke writer, a former newscaster, and over the years has been known to take an acting role or two. He lives in Los Angeles.