Michael A. Ventrella primarily writes humorous fantasy and science fiction. He has four novels out so far, the most recent being Big Stick, following in the footsteps of Bloodsuckers: A Vampire Runs for President, Arch Enemies and The Axes of Evil.
Mike has numerous short stories that have appeared in various anthologies, including the Heroes in Hell series and the Archives From the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences series.
He also edits short story anthologies, including The fantasy-oriented Tales of Fortannis, a Sherlock Holmes-themed series called Baker Street Irregulars (co-edited with NY Times Bestselling author Jonathan Maberry), and his latest, Release the Virgins!
He is a regular speaker at science fiction conventions, and has hosted the Pocono Writers Conference since its inception.