Michael Tierney writes steampunk-laced alternative historical fiction stories from his Victorian home in Silicon Valley. After writing technical and scientific publications for many years, he turned his sights to more imaginative genres. Trained as a chemist, he brings an appreciation for both science and history to his stories. He has completed “Where Treasures Lie”, the fourth novel in the Airship Flamel Adventures series and has had his short stories featured in several anthologies. Visit his blog at www.airshipflamel.com.