Known as the “Prince of Paleo-fiction”, Max Hawthorne was born in Brooklyn and attended school in Philadelphia, where he graduated from the University of the Arts. He is the author of the award-winning Kronos Rising novel series, as well as Memoirs of a Gym Rat, an outrageous exposé of the health club industry. In addition to being a bestselling indie novelist he is an amateur paleontologist, a Blog Talk Radio host, a voting member of the Author’s Guild, an IGFA world-record-holding angler, and an avid sportsman and conservationist. His hobbies include archery, fishing, boating, boxing, and the collection of fossils and antiquities. He lives in the Greater Northeast with his wife, daughter, and an enormous Siberian Forest Cat who, when he’s not stalking Max’s toes, sleeps on his desk as he writes.
Author Max Hawthorne discussed the frightening real sea monsters that inspire the mythical marine monsters in his novels. John O'Connor, lawyer for Deep Throat, shared his insights into Watergate and its cover-up by the Washington Post. More »