Eric Flint is a New York Times bestselling American author, editor, and e-publisher. The majority of his main works are alternate history science fiction, but he also writes humorous fantasy
adventures. He is well known for the novel 1632, which launched the Ring of Fire series. Several of the Ring of Fire books have been on the New York Times Best Seller list.
A longtime labor union activist with a Masters Degree in history, he currently resides in northwest Indiana with his wife Lucille.