Brandon Daily is the author of the novel "A Murder Country" (2014), which was awarded the Silver Medal for the Georgia Author of the Year First Novel Award in 2015, and "The Valley" (2016), a 13th Annual "Best Book Awards" Finalist for Literary Fiction. His short fiction has appeared in several online and print magazines, and his one act play “South of Salvation” was performed and won first prize in the CAST Players One Act Play Festival in 2012. Brandon currently lives in Southern California with his wife and son, where he is a teacher.