Thomas, Benjamin: - Benjamin Thomas earned an MFA in creative writing from Albertus Magnus College while working as an emergency room technician. His short stories have appeared in publications such as Flash Fiction Online, Winter Tales: A Fox Spirit Anthology, and others. He can also be found reviewing books for Shoreline of Infinity, the Hugo-nominated speculative fiction e-zine. Ben writes from New England where he unequally balances time between traveling, hiking, and quoting seemingly random movies. JACK BE QUICK is his first novel.