Ian Randal Strock

Ian Randal Strock (www.IanRandalStrock.com) is the owner and publisher of Fantastic Books (www.FantasticBooks.biz). He’s also a freelance editor, and previously published or had editorial positions with Artemis Magazine, SFScope, Analog, Asimov’s, Absolute Magnitude, Science Fiction Chronicle, KISS, The Daily Free Press, and many more. He thinks of himself as a science fiction writer (with stories in Nature, Analog, and several anthologies), though the bulk of his published words have been non-fiction (including The Presidential Book of Lists [Random House, 2008], Ranking the Vice Presidents, and Ranking the First Ladies [both Carrel Books, 2016]). He’s also the Northeast Regional Vice Chairman of American Mensa.