Michael A. Ventrella

Michael A. VentrellaMichael A. Ventrella’s third novel Bloodsuckers: A Vampire Runs For President was released in 2014 to critical acclaim. He is the editor of the Baker Street Irregulars anthologies (along with co-editor NY Times Bestselling author Jonathan Maberry). He also edits the Tales Of Fortannis fantasy anthologies. His short stories have appeared in many collections, including The Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences Archives and the Heroes In Hell series.

Michael is one of the founders of the biggest fantasy medieval live action role-playing groups in North America. He is also the founder of Animato magazine which, in the late ’80s, was the first major magazine dedicated to animated films. At his website’s blog (michaelaventrella.com) he interviews other authors, editors, agents and publishers to get advice for the starting author.

In his spare time, he is a lawyer.