Mark Tufo was born in Boston Massachusetts. He attended UMASS Amherst where he obtained a BA and later joined the US Marine Corp. He was stationed in Parris Island SC, Twenty Nine Palms CA and Kaneohe Bay Hawaii. After his tour he went into the Human Resources field with a worldwide financial institution and has gone back to college at CTU to complete his masters.

Mark is an International Best Selling author of Horror, Science Fiction, Apocalyptic Survivalist Fiction, Young Adult Dystopian, and Paranormal fiction. He has penned over forty books, sold over a million copies, and been translated into three languages. His books have won numerous awards and have spent weeks in the number one slot for Horror on the Amazon charts.

His longest running series, Zombie Fallout, now in its twelfth installment, is currently being adapted for television, at the anticipation of thousands of fans.

He lives in Maine with his wife, three kids and two English bulldogs.

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