American writer of suspense and thriller novels, in addition to children’s adventure books. He’s most widely known for his Peter as well as the Starcatchers series, in addition to for works like the Risk Agent and Killer Summer time. He analyzed at both University or college of Kansas and Dark brown University. He released his first book, Never Look Back again, in 1985. He became the very first American to get the Raymond Chandler-Fulbright Fellowship. He and his wife, Marcelle, resolved in St. Louis, Missouri making use of their daughters, Storey and Paige. He and his longtime friend, Dave Barry, had been co-authors from the Peter as well as the Starcatchers rather than Land series.