Michael John Grist is a bestselling British/American author, adventurer and teacher. His 9-book ‘Last Mayor’ zombie apocalypse series has sold over 10,000 copies and was optioned for a movie, while his ‘Ignifer Cycle’ epic fantasy series is being produced for audio by major publisher Podium.
For 11 years Michael lived in Tokyo exploring and photographing Japan’s modern ruins, such as abandoned military bases, ghost towns and underground bunkers, gaining millions of hits on this website with his reports, which thriller bestseller Barry Eisler calls, “gorgeous, haunting, stunning.”
In his free time Michael works out in the gym, plays board and videogames, and mentors other authors. He lives in London with his wife, and works as an academic English lecturer at university.