Mark Marimen was born in Merrillville, IN, and received his master's degree from Duke University. The author of five other books, including Haunted Indiana I-V and School Spirits, he currently lives in Crown Point, IN, with his family.
James A. Willis founded The Ghosts of Ohio (ghostsofohio.org), a nationally recognized paranormal research organization that has been featured in numerous publications, television and radio programs, and live webcasts. James co-authored Weird Ohio (2005) and was also a contributing author to Weird U.S. (2004) and Weird Hauntings (2006). He currently resides in Columbus, OH.
Troy Taylor has written nearly three-dozen books about ghosts and hauntings across the US, including Haunted Illinois and Haunted Chicago. He is also co-author of Weird Virginia, and editor of Ghosts of the Prairie magazine, which focuses on our country's many unsolved mysteries.