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ELLIOT ACKERMAN is the <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author of the novels <i>2034</i>, <i>Red Dress In Black</i> and<i> White</i>, <i>Waiting for Eden</i>, <i>Dark at the Crossing</i>, and <i>Green on Blue</i>, as well as the memoir <i>Places and Names: On War, Revolution and Returning</i>. His books have been nominated for the National Book Award, the Andrew Carnegie Medal in both fiction and nonfiction, and the Dayton Literary Peace Prize among others. He is both a former White House Fellow and Marine, and served five tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan, where he received the Silver Star, the Bronze Star for Valor, and the Purple Heart. He divides his time between New York City and Washington, D.C.