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Jack Williams

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The "AMS Weather Book: The Ultimate Guide to America's Weather" is Jack Williams' sixth book.He was the founding editor of the USA TODAY weather page in 1982 and took on additional duties as online weather editor when USATODAY.com was established in 1995. He retired from USA TODAY in 2005 and became the Coordinator of Public Outreach for the American Meteorological Society.He wrote the "AMS Weather Book" while working for the AMS. He is now a freelance science writer, which includes writing the monthly "The Weather Never Sleeps" for Flight Training Magazine.Williams' first book was the "USA...

Bonnie Rochman

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Bonnie Rochman is an award-winning journalist. "The Gene Machine" is her first book and was inspired by a cover story she wrote for Time magazine. A former health and parenting columnist for Time, she has written for publications including The New York Times Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, NBC News, Scientific American, and O, The Oprah Magazine. Her favorite assignment was covering the death beat, writing feature obituaries about cantankerous characters at The News & Observer (Raleigh, N.C.) . She lives in Seattle, which serves as a base from which to explore the peaks of the Pacific Northwest with...