Bradley Verdell holds a degree in Journalism and has worked as a newspaper reporter and teacher. He was born in East Tennessee and is an active outdoorsman. Verdell enjoys clay shooting, surfing, hiking, and other outdoor sports. He currently resides on the island of Taiwan.
Verdell writes fantasy set in the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries, with heavy Victorian Era and steampunk elements. His primary influences are H. Rider Haggard, Jules Verne, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and other writers of classic adventures. His work connects the Lost World literary genre with epic fantasy.