Best-selling writer known for his novels A Density of Souls, Light Before Day, and The Vines. His 2013 novel The Heavens Rise was nominated for a Bram Stoker Award.
He attended, but did not graduate from, both the Tisch School of the Arts and Brown University. His first novel was published in 2000.
He had a sister named Michele who died before he was born. He's openly gay.
Dr. Sleep by Stephen King won the Bram Stoker Award in 2013.