Augusten Burroughs is the author of RUNNING WITH SCISSORS, DRY, MAGICAL THINKING: True Stories, POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS and the upcoming memoir, A WOLF AT THE TABLE. He is also the author of SELLEVISION, which is currently in development for film. The film version of Running with Scissors, executively produced by Brad Pitt, was released in October 2006 and the film rights for A Wolf at the Table were secured in 2005 by Universal Pictures and Red Wagon Productions. Augusten's writing has appeared in numerous magazines and newspapers around the world including The New York Times and New York Magazine. He resides in New York City and Western Massachusetts.