Jeremy Dyson is a fiction author, and Rise of the Dead is his first novel. Shortly after release, it was named one of the best new zombie books of 2016 by Ranking Squad.
Jeremy attended the University of Iowa where he majored in English and owes many thanks to the many talented writers around Iowa City. He has worked for several years as a freelance copywriter, as well as a number of odd jobs that have helped him get by and have motivated him to focus on his fiction. Jeremy currently resides in Chicago, Illinois with his two adorable daughters and his loving, supportive wife. His family is what inspires him to write and motivate him to work harder each day.
Rise of the Dead was inspired by his love for the zombie genre. His writing influences are J.D. Salinger, Cormac McCarthy, Ernest Hemingway, Raymond Carver and George Romero.