Alex Grecian is the writer of Image Comics’ Rasputin and Proof and the New York Times bestselling author of the “Scotland Yard Murder Squad” novels, including The Yard, The Black Country, The Devil’s Workshop, Lost and Gone Forever, the novella The Blue Girl, and the forthcoming The Harvest Man.
Alex is a member of Bad Karma, a creative collective that also features Jeremy Haun, B. Clay Moore, and Seth Peck. Their groundbreaking first publication, Bad Karma: Volume One, was selected as one of the best comics of 2013 by Comics Alliance.
After leaving a career in advertising, working on accounts that included Harley-Davidson and The Great American Smokeout, Alex returned to his first love: writing fiction. He co-created the long-running and critically acclaimed graphic novel series Proof, which NPR named one of the best books of 2009. One of the Proof story lines is set in the 1800’s and inspired Alex’s debut novel The Yard.
He has also written an original graphic novel, Seven Sons, as well as a multitude of short stories, both comics and prose, for various anthologies. He lives in the Midwest with his wife and son. He is working on the fourth novel of Scotland Yard’s Murder Squad.