Russ Fee was born in Indiana but grew up in Washington D.C. and London. After graduating from the College of William and Mary, he served in the army as an intelligence officer and then became a trial lawyer in Chicago, litigating civil rights and civil liberty cases, before becoming a teacher. A Dangerous Season is Russ’s fourth novel and the third book in his Sheriff Matt Callahan Mystery Series. Kirkus Reviews described the first book in the series, A Dangerous Remedy, as “A well-written mystery about a unique community imbued with a palpable sense of place . . . well-plotted and highly enjoyable.” The second book in the series, A Dangerous Identity, won the Chicago Writers Association’s Book of the Year Award. Russ and his wife are dual citizens of the United States and Ireland. They now live in the Upper Midwest, which they love.