Greg Herren is the award winning author of over thirty novels and fifty short stories. His most recent novel, Garden District Gothic, was released in September. He has also edited twenty anthologies, including the 2016 Bouchercon anthology Blood on the Bayou. He has won the Lambda Literary Award twice, was short-listed twelve more times, and was also a finalist for the Shirley Jackson Award. He won two Independent Press medals for outstanding young adult mystery/horror.