About Us

Novelist Mark Ellis, the writer of Doc Savage: The Man of Bronze and the creator of the best-selling Outlanders series and the author of 50 books, has created a new world, Cryptozoica–a tale that combines history and speculative science with blazing action. Cryptozoica features a unique take on prehistoric survival, linking it with archeological and biological mysteries buried in antiquity.


Illustrator Jeff Slemons provided twenty interior black and white illustrations as well as the striking full-color, wraparound cover. His stunning work has been featured in Heavy Metal magazine and Spectrum 17: The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art. He is best-known for illustrating the popular role playing game sourcebooks for Hollow Earth Expedition. Both books feature Jeff’s detailed dinosaur artwork..