Aaron Christopher Drown is a native of Brunswick, Maine, who currently resides in Memphis. His short stories has appeared in numerous magazines and anthologies. The first edition of his debut novel, A Mage of None Magic, won the 2010 Darrell Award for Best Novel. His story, Path of an Arrow, received the 2012 Darrell Award for Best Novella. Having completed his second novel, he is now at work on The Book of Sediahm, the follow-up to Mage. An award-winning graphic designer as well, when not slogging away at his trusty Macbook, Pedro, he can be found hiding around a nearby corner waiting to leap out at either of his unsuspecting children.