Richard Preston

Richard  Preston

The Hot Zone, The Devil in the Freezer, The Wild Trees, and the novel The Cobra Event are all bestselling novels by Richard Preston. Preston has been a writer for The New Yorker since 1985 and is the only nondoctor to earn the CDC's Champion of Prevention Award. He is also a recipient of an American Institute of Physics prize. Preston is a New Yorker who lives on the outskirts of the city.