Ian Randal Strock (IanRandalStrock.com) is a writer, editor, and publisher. He is the owner and publisher of Fantastic Books (FantasticBooks.biz), and was previously an editor with Artemis Magazine, SFScope, Science Fiction Chronicle, Analog, Asimov’s, and many more. As an author, most of his fiction has appeared in Analog (from which he won two AnLab Awards), Nature, and several recent anthologies. He’s the author of The Presidential Book of Lists (Random House), Ranking the First Ladies (Carrel Books), and Ranking the Vice Presidents (Carrel Books). He is also the Northeast Regional Vice Chairman of American Mensa.