Chris Pavone is the bestselling author of THE EXPATS, which was a finalist for an LA Times Book Prize, and won both the Edgar and Anthony awards for best first novel, was translated into two dozen languages, and is being developed for film; THE ACCIDENT, another New York Times bestseller; THE TRAVELERS, an IndieNext bestseller that has been optioned by DreamWorks; and most recently THE PARIS DIVERSION. He has also contributed to The New York Times and its Book Review, the Telegraph, Publishers Weekly, Salon, and other outlets. 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 his first novel. They now live again in New York City.