ALLAN COLE is a best-selling author, screenwriter and former prize-winning newsman. The son of a CIA operative, Cole was raised in the Middle East, Europe and the Far East. His works include The Timura Trilogy, Lucky In Cyprus, Tales Of The Blue Meanie and The Hate Parallax, which he wrote with Russian fantasy master, Nick Perumov. He’s also known as the co-author of the popular Sten Series – which he wrote with the late Chris Bunch, along with The Far Kingdoms Series and The Shannon Trilogy. He has published more than twenty books and sold more than 150 screenplays. For details and sample chapters of Allan’s work, stop by his website. And visit his popular blog, My Hollywood MisAdventures about his crazy years as a screenwriter with Chris Bunch.