Mitchell is a freelance writer and bloodstock consultant. Turning away from an academic career as a college professor, he began writing full time in the horse business in 1991 and joined the staff of Daily Racing Form in 1993.
STEVEN A. ROMAN made his professional writing debut in 1993 with the publication of his comic book horror series Lorelei. Since then, he has written for Spider-Man, The Hulk and the X-Men. He lives in New York City, US.
Staaden has been working on the mystery of racehorse genetics for more than 25 years.