WILLIAM J. McGEE was born in New York City and received an MFA in Fiction from Columbia University. Among other pursuits, he taught undergraduate and graduate Creative Writing for ten years; worked in airline flight operations management; represented travelers as a consumer advocate in Washington; served in the U.S. Air Force Auxiliary; and is an award-winning investigative journalist, columnist, and Editor of Consumer Reports Travel Letter.
McGee is the author of Attention All Passengers, a nonfiction exposé of the airline industry, and is developing AirFear, a scripted television drama. He lives in Connecticut and is, of course, at work on another novel. He is also a father.