Doug Dandridge is a veteran of the US Army and Florida National Guard as an Infantryman and Infantry team leader. He has multiple degrees from Florida State and the University of Alabama. In 2011, he self-published his first two novels, The Deep Dark Well and The Hunger, and sold over 100,000 copies in the first two years. He has been a full time writer since March 2013. His Exodus: Empires at War series has placed five consecutive books at #1 on various Amazon bestseller lists. Doug is currently working on more Exodus novels and stories, as well as future efforts in his Refuge fantasy series.