Chuck Palahniuk is the author of thirteen novels, two nonfiction books, and a collection of short stories, all of them national bestsellers. His first novel, Fight Club, was made into a film by director David Fincher, starring Brad Pitt,
Edward Norton and Helena Bonham Carter. His novel Choke was adapted to film by director Clark Gregg, starring Sam Rockwell, Anjelica Huston, and Kelly MacDonald. His first graphic novel, FC2 The Tranquility Gambit was published in June of this year. Currently, he has several television and feature film projects in development. His work sells worldwide in dozens of languages. He was raised in Burbank, Washington and spent much of his childhood in Spokane.