S. Andrew Swann is the pen name of Steven Swiniarski. He’s married and lives in the Greater Cleveland area where he has lived all of his adult life. He has a background in mechanical engineering and— besides writing— works as a Database Manager for the largest private child services agencies in the Cleveland area. He has published 25 novels since 1993, which include science fiction, fantasy and horror. He has recently completed the Dragon* series of light fantasy novels for DAW books, consisting of Dragon•Princess, Dragon•Thief, and Dragon•Wizard.