About the Author
Douglas Preston and his co-author Lincoln Child have produced countless bestselling novels, including 15 in the famous Special Agent Pendergast series. Two of those books, Relic and The Cabinet of Curiosities, were chosen by readers in a National Public Radio poll as being among the one hundred greatest thrillers ever written. In addition to his fiction, Preston also writes about archaeology for The New Yorker and Smithsonian magazine.
Place of Birth:Cambridge, Massachusetts
Education:B.A., Pomona College, 1978