RON FELBER is the author of the Jack Madson crime thriller trilogy, which includes Dark Angel, The Kafka Society, and A Man of Indeterminate Value. Like his thriller protagonist Jack Madson, Felber has worked as a deputy sheriff, transporting federal criminals, and has fought Golden Gloves. The recipient of the UPI Award for fiction, he began his writing career with articles based on his experiences for True Detective magazine. Felber was educated at Georgetown University, Loyola University of Chicago, and Drew University, where he earned his Doctorate. He currently teaches creative writing at Drew University's Caspersen School of Graduate Studies. Felber also the author of five non-fiction books including Mojave Incident and Il Dottore The Double Life of a Mafia Doctor, which was the basis for the FOX television drama The Mob Doctor. He lives in New Jersey with his dog Hemingway.