Niall Howell lives in Calgary, Alberta with his wife, son, and pets. His debut noir novel Only Pretty Damned was shortlisted for the Kobo Emerging Writer Prize for Literary Fiction and is a part of the Nunatak First Fiction Series. His second novel, There Are Wolves Here Too, will be released fall 2022. His short fiction has been featured in The Feathertale Review and Freefall. He can be found on Twitter @niall_howell.