Terence Faherty is the author of the Edgar-nominated Owen Keane series, which follows the adventures of a failed seminarian turned metaphysical detective. He also writes the Shamus-winning Scott Elliott private eye series. Two new titles were published in the Elliott series in 2011, a short story collection, THE HOLLYWOOD OP (Perfect Crime Books), and a novel, DANCE IN THE DARK (Five Star). Faherty’s short fiction appears regularly in mystery magazines and anthologies and has won the Macavity Award from Mystery Readers International. His work has been reissued in the United Kingdom, Japan, Italy, and Germany. He lives in Indianapolis with his wife Jan.