A.G. Riddle spent ten years founding internet companies before pursuing his true passion: writing fiction. He is a science-fiction, suspense, and thriller writer best known for The Origin Mystery series. His debut novel, The Atlantis Gene, the first book in the Origin Mystery series trilogy, sold a million copies in the US and has been translated into 19 languages. The novel is also in development at CBS films to become a major motion picture. Riddle grew up in a small town in the US (Boiling Springs, North Carolina) and graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill, he currently resides in Florida with his wife.