Short Biography
Lewis Perdue

New York Times bestselling author Lewis Perdue has written 20 published books which have sold more than 4 million copies. His books include Perfect Killer )September 2005 by Forge/St. Martin's Press, The Da Vinci Legacy, Daughter of God (about the sacred feminine in Christianity) and Slatewiper (a genetic engineering thriller about an ethnically targeted bioweapon).

Lew has taught journalism at UCLA and Cornell, founded four companies including a wine company a magazine and two technology firms. He has been a top aide to a U.S. Senator and a governor, run political races for Congress, worked as a Washington correspondent (Ottaway/Dow-Jones, States News Service), a columnist for Gannett, The Wall Street Journal Online, CBS Marketwatch and TheStreet.Com and writes book reviews for Barron's.

Lewis received his B.S. (1972) with distinction from Cornell.

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