Mike Zimmerman is a bestselling writer and editor in the media business for nearly 25 years. He's written in virtually every fiction and nonfiction genre there is (except western, but anything can happen).
In fiction, he's the author of 18 novels and dozens of shorter works. His most recent crime novel, Where the Sun Don't Shine, is available at all eBook retailers. Four more novels will soon be available as well. His 11 young adult novels, written under various names, span horror, romance, action-adventure, espionage, and romantic suspense. His short fiction has garnered multiple honorable mentions in the Year's Best Fantasy and Horror series. Three mini-collections of his short stories, Dark & Twisted, Dark & Looney, and Dark & Angry are available at all eBook retailers.
In nonfiction, Mike is a nationally known health and fitness author, and an award-winning finance writer. He is a longtime writer and editor for Men's Health magazine and Rodale Books. Hundreds of his profiles, service journalism features, essays, and humor pieces have appeared in Men's Health, Women's Health, Best Life, Success, O: The Oprah Magazine, CBSMoneyWatch.com, Interior Design, Redbook, Glamour, and USA Weekend.
Mike has interviewed more than 100 public figures and written 50+ celebrity cover stories. His profiles include elite athletes (LeBron James, Derek Jeter, David Beckham), A-list actors (Mark Wahlberg, Denzel Washington, Scarlett Johanssen), and many other personalities across business, music, sports, and entertainment. He's gone running in the mountains of central Mexico with Matthew McConaughey, fishtailing down Sunset Boulevard in an Audi with Jason Statham, and been smuggled onto a Christopher Nolan set courtesy of Hugh Jackman.
He is also the author or co-author, credited and uncredited, of many nonfiction books, including The Athlete's Book of Home Remedies, The Men's Health Big Book of Food & Nutrition, and The Impact! Body Plan.
He lives near Allentown, PA. E-mail him at email@example.com.