Brian L Porter
The winner of the title Preditors & Editors ‘Best Author of 2009’ in their annual readers’ poll, Brian L Porter is the author of a number of successful novels. His works include the winner of The Preditors & Editors Best Thriller Novel 2008 Award, ‘A Study in Red – The Secret Journal of Jack the Ripper’ and its sequels, ‘Legacy of the Ripper’ and ‘Requiem for the Ripper’, the final part of his Ripper trilogy, all published by Double Dragon Publishing, and all signed for movie adaptation by Thunderball Films (L.A.), with ‘A Study in Red’ already in the development stages of production.
Aside from his works on Jack the Ripper his other works include ‘Pestilence’, ‘Purple Death’, ‘Glastonbury’, and ‘The Nemesis Cell’.
Under a pseudonym he is also an award-winning writer of a number of children’s books.
Aside from his novels, Brian is a dedicated dog rescuer and shares his home with 12 rescued dogs.
Brian is The Mystery/ Thriller Consultant Editor to a UK publisher, edits for a US Publisher, and is a Science Fiction Conceptual Consultant to yet another US Company, and is a member of The American Authors Association, The Military Writers Society of America, and The Whitechapel Society 1888, for whom he was the sole judge of their 2008 Short Story Contest.