Victor Gischler is an American author of humorous crime fiction. Gischler’s debut novel Gun Monkeys was nominated for the Edgar Award, and his novel Shotgun Opera was an Anthony Award finalist. He earned a Ph.D. in English at the University of Southern Mississippi. He has also writes American comic books like The Punisher: Frank Castle, Wolverine and Deadpool for Marvel Comics. He currently livea in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Victor Tweets @VictorGischler.