Steven Rowley is the bestselling author of LILY AND THE OCTOPUS, currently in development as a feature film by Amazon Studios. His new novel, THE EDITOR (April 2019), has already been optioned for a feature film by Fox2000 and he is writing the screenplay for director Greg Berlanti. Prior to becoming a novelist, Rowley worked as a freelance writer, newspaper columnist and screenwriter. His novels have been published in nineteen languages. Originally from Portland, Maine, Rowley is a graduate of Emerson College. He currently resides in Los Angeles.