Joe R. Lansdale is the author of more than 30 novels, including the Edgar Award–winning Hap and Leonard mystery series (MUCHO MOJO, TWO BEAR MAMBO) and the New York Times Notable Book THE BOTTOMS. More than two hundred of his stories have appeared in such outlets as Tales From the Crypt and Pulphouse, and his work has been adapted for "The Twilight Zone" and "Masters of Horror." Lansdale has written several graphic novels, including FANTASTIC FOUR. He is a tenth-degree black belt and the founder of the Shen Chuan martial art.
Joe R. Lansdale