Ben Mezrich graduated magna cum laude from Harvard in 1991. Since then, he has published six novels with a combined printing of more than a million copies in nine languages (Threshold, Reaper, Fertile Ground, Skin, and under Holden Scott, Skeptic and The Carrier). His second novel, Reaper, was turned into TBS's premiere movie, Fatal Error, starring Antonio Sabato, Jr., and Robert Wagner. Bringing Down the House is his seventh book and his first foray into nonfictionMezrich, Ben is the author of 'Bringing Down the House The Inside Story of Six M.I.T. Students Who Took Vegas for Millions', published 2003 under ISBN 9780743249997 and ISBN 0743249992.