Eric F. Frazier is an independent writer, editor, author, and book reviewer specializing in science, technology, business and health. He currently spends most of his time writing about medical research for Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and is a regular contributor to Kirkus Reviews. He is a former bookstore owner; newspaper reporter, editor and columnist; and university communications officer. His writing has appeared in such print and online outlets as Government Technology, Advance for Medical Laboratory Professionals, Drugs.com, Foreword Reviews, Bookselling This Week (American Booksellers Association), Winston-Salem Monthly, the Dispatch (Lexington, NC), the News & Record (Greensboro, NC), and WorldView Magazine (National Peace Corps Association). With a lifelong interest in maps and geo-spatial subjects, he holds a Bachelor of Science degree in geography from Appalachian State University. He writes from his home near Winston-Salem, North Carolina.