Walter Tevis (1928-1984) taught English literature and creative writing at Ohio University in Athens, Ohio, for fourteen years, where he was a distinguished professor. He wrote five novels-Hustler, Mockbird, The Steps of the Sun, The Queen's Gambit, and The Color of Money-and a collection of short stories, Far from Home. His books have been translated French, German, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch, Danish, Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish, Icelandic, Greek, Slovak, Serbo-Croatian, Israeli, Turkish, Japanese, and Thai.
Robert Fass is a veteran actor and twice winner of the prestigious Audie Award. He has earned multiple Earphones Awards, including for his narration of Francisco Goldman's Say Her Name, one of AudioFile magazine's Best Audiobooks of 2011.
Nicole Poole is an American actor, award-winning narrator, voice talent, writer and Soundpainter based in New York City and Paris. In addition to audiobooks and voiceovers, her love of theater and jazz has her collaborating regularly with international ensembles such as SPOUMJ, and Anitya. This began with touring with The Royal Shakespeare Company in Tantalus. In the U.S., she's worked with companies ranging from the Tony Award-Winning New Group to the Present Company.