Jason Gurley is the author of the novels Greatfall, The Man Who Ended the World, The Settlers, The Colonists, and the fiction collection Deep Breath Hold Tight. His bestselling self-published novel Eleanor was acquired by Crown Publishing in the U.S., HarperCollins in the U.K., and will be translated into Turkish, German, and Portuguese. His short fiction has appeared in Lightspeed Magazine and numerous anthologies, among them Loosed Upon the World and Help Fund My Robot Army!!! from Hugo Award-winning editor John Joseph Adams. Jason lives and writes in Scappoose, Oregon. He can be found at www.jasongurley.com.