Adam Jones was born in Lowell, Michigan, in 1993. He works as an outline writer and interviewer for the Grand Valley State University Veterans’ History Project. He is a student of journalism and English and studied at Grand Rapids Community College and Grand Valley State University. In the Land of God is his debut novel, and it won’t be his last. History, 20th century American literature (especially John Steinbeck), and classic science fiction influence his writing. He currently resides in Grand Rapids, Michigan, with his girlfriend and four pets.