JOEL STEPHENS is the author of The Flip Side Series and the Crusader Chronicles. Joel lives in Alabama and concentrates on his job as a Technical Writer when he is not creating a new short story or novel. Joel is a huge fan of Science Fiction/Fantasy/History and was inspired by creators like Timothy Zahn, C.S. Lewis, and Isaac Asimov to create stories that weave together a universe where anything can happen. You can find more about Joel online at www.bearsock.com.