About the Author

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Alexander Rigby grew up in a small town called Saegertown in Northwest Pennsylvania. As a child, he enjoyed reading a great deal and eventually his love of books transpired into a passion for writing. After graduating from high school as Valedictorian, he attended the University of Pittsburgh where he majored in Political Science and Anthropology. During his senior year of college, he began writing his debut novel, The Second Chances of Priam Wood, which was published in March of 2013. This novel received an honorable mention in the 2013 New York Book Festival, and was recognized as a finalist in the General Fiction category of the Readers’ Favorite International Book Award Contest.

His second novel, What Happened to Marilyn, was published in August of 2014. A graduate of the NYU Summer Publishing Institute, Alexander is the Editor-in-Chief of the magazine, Allegory Ridge. He loves to travel, write, and spend time with his family and friends. His third novel, Bender, was published in November of 2016 and he is currently working on his fourth. He lives in Seattle, Washington.