John Reynolds Gardiner, an engineer by profession, has also
worked as a writer adapting children's stories for television.
A native of Los Angeles, he has lived in West Germany, Central
America, and the state of Idaho, where he first heard the legend
that is the basis for Stone Fox, his first published work.
He is also the author of Top Secret and General
Mr. Gardiner lives in Huntington Beach, California, with his
wife, Gloria, and their three daughters: Carrie, Alicia, and