Jack Ketchum is the author of 32 books to date — novels, novellas, story collections, nonfiction, plays and poetry. Five of his novels have been filmed – The Lost, The Girl Next Door, Red, Offspring, and The Woman – the last written with Lucky McKee, their script for which won the Best Screenplay Award at the Sitges Film Festival in Spain. He is the four-time winner of the Bram Stoker Award from the Horror Writers Association and was nominated three times more. He was named Grand Master at the 2011 World Horror Convention. He lives in New York.