Michael Shandrick is a veteran journalist, award-winning biographer, and screenwriter. He is currently writing a juvenile fiction novel, In Search of the Ancients.

A book he co-authored in 1997, The Duke of the Abruzzi: Gentleman Explorer, will be released as an e-book by The Mountaineers, Seattle, Washington in 2014.

He now writes a blog about the politics and economics of international soccer: http://michaelshandrick.blogspot.ca/