Adam Nevill was born in Birmingham, England, in 1969 and grew up in England and New Zealand. He is the author of the supernatural horror novels BANQUET FOR THE DAMNED, APARTMENT 16, THE RITUAL, LAST DAYS, HOUSE OF SMALL SHADOWS and NO ONE GETS OUT ALIVE.
In 2012 THE RITUAL was the winner of The August Derleth Award for Best Horror Novel, and LAST DAYS won the same award in 2013. The RITUAL and LAST DAYS each won the RUSA Best in Category: Horror. Adam lives in Devon, England, and can be contacted through www.adamlgnevill.com.