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Pierce Askegren

(John Pierce Askegren)
USA flag (1955 - 2006)

As a young man,Pierce Askegren took part in his parents high-wire circus act until an accident stopped that career for him at age 11. He acquired a love of comic books and of writing in general, which he turned into a profession.
In addition to the Alias book, he wrote several books based on comic book series such as Spider-Man and Iron Man. He died of a heart attack at age 51.

Genres: Young Adult Fantasy, Horror, Thriller, Science Fiction
Series contributed to
Kolchak: The Night Stalker (with Mike Baron, Rachel Caine, Mark Dawidziak, Tom DeFalco, P N Elrod, John Everson, Joe Gentile, Christopher Golden, Elizabeth Massie, John Ostrander, Gary Phillips, Robert J Randisi, James Reasoner and Richard Dean Starr)
The Night Stalker Casebook (2006)
Anthologies containing stories by Pierce Askegren
Short stories
Private Exhibition (1996)
Foxy Boxer Gal Fights Giant Monster King! (2000)