John E. Stith is the author of "Naught for Hire," the basis for the upcoming webisode series starring Ben Browder; REDSHIFT RENDEZVOUS, a Nebula Award nominee; and MANHATTAN TRANSFER, a Hugo Award Honorable Mention. Several of his works have been bought by the Science Fiction Book Club and optioned for film. He has optioned several feature-film screenplays, and has sold to television (Star Trek). REUNION ON NEVEREND and RECKONING INFINITY, are his two most recent novels from Tor Books. Stith rhymes with Smith.