Adam Woog has written some one hundred books for adults, teens, and children. Among them are volumes on mummies, movie monsters, vampires, poltergeists, strange museums, zombies, and illusionists. He also contributes a monthly column to "The Seattle Times" on crime and mystery fiction. All this keeps him off the streets at night, thus minimizing accidental contact with stray ghosts. Woog lives in Seattle, Washington, his home town. He and his wife have an adult daughter. His wife has a real job.