John M. Ford
John M. Ford is a writer of science fiction and fantasy and, under a pseudonym, children's fiction. He is winner of the Philip K. Dick Award and two World Fantasy Awards, including one for THE DRAGON WAITING, a Gollancz Fantasy Masterwork.
Max Frei is the author of the internationally bestselling Labyrinths of Echo series, starring a character also called Max Frei, as well as books on literature and art. She lives in Moscow.