David Wood is the author of the Dane Maddock adventures and several stand-alone works. A fan of all things historical, archaeological, mythological, and cryptozoological, and his writing blends all of these passions. When it’s vacation time, he generally passes on the exotic locales, preferring ruins, caves, Indian mounds, mountains, and sites of historical interest. Under his pseudonym David Debord, he is the author of The Absent Gods fantasy series. A proud member of International Thriller Writers, when not writing, David coaches youth softball and co-hosts the ThrillerCast podcast. He and his family live in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Visit him on the web at www.davidwoodweb.com.