According to the bio on Amazon: "CHRIS PAVONE is author of three national-bestselling thrillers: THE EXPATS, which won both the Edgar and Anthony awards for best first novel and was translated into 20 languages; THE ACCIDENT, another New York Times bestseller; and most recently THE TRAVELERS, an IndieNext bestseller that's being developed for film. THE PARIS DIVERSION will be published in May 2019. Chris grew up in Brooklyn, graduated from Midwood High School and Cornell University, and held editorial positions in publishing for nearly two decades. Then his wife got a job in Luxembourg, and the family moved abroad, where Chris raised their twin boys and started writing The Expats. They now live again in New York City with an Australian Labradoodle named Wally."