About the Author
Multiple award-winning author Jack Dann has written or edited over fifty books, including Wandering Stars: An Anthology of Jewish Fantasy and Science Fiction,
and the international bestselling novel about Leonardo da Vinci, The Memory Cathedral.
Already translated into ten languages, this novel won Australia's Aurealis Award and a selection won the coveted Nebula Award. His latest novel, The Silent,
is about the Civil War.
Jack Dann's work has been compared to Lewis Carroll, Mark Twain, Roald Dahl, Jorge Luis Borges, J.G. Ballard, and Philip K. Dick, who once wrote that he might base some of his own work on Dann's. Dann is also the editor of a number of acclaimed anthologies including Dreaming Down-Under with Janeen Webb, and the long-running Magic Tales series with Gardner Dozois. He lives in Melbourne, Australia and commutes to New York and Los Angeles.