Peter Straub is the New York Times bestselling author of seventeen novels. His two collaborations with Stephen King, The Talisman and Black House, were international bestsellers. In 2006, he was given the Horror Writers Association Lifetime Achievement Award. Peter and his wife live in New York City.
"When Peter Straub turns on all his jets, no one in the scream factory can equal him." -- Stephen King "Peter Straub is a national treasure." -- Lawrence Block "Mr. Straub delivers an unusually taut, dynamic, spooky display of horror expertise, and his story is deftly told." -- Janet Maslin - The New York Times