Brandon M. Stickney is a biographer, documentarian, and journalist. A native of Lockport, NY, with a B.A. from the State University of NY at Buffalo, he has appeared in Time, the Associated Press, USA Today, the Los Angeles Times, on AandE, the History Channel, NPR, and every major news network. He is the author of All-American Monster: The Unauthorized Biography of Timothy McVeigh (Prometheus Books, 1996)--in print twenty-two years--and The Amazing Seven Sutherland Sisters: A Biography of America's First Celebrity Models (Niagara History Center, 2012). His first book was made into documentaries for AandE, Court TV, FilmRise, and truTV. His second book is a Travel Channel documentary for "Mysteries at the Museum."He is also the author of The House the Beatles Built: A Memoir of My Time Working for Geoffrey Giuliano. Stickney's experience as a biographer, perspective on American incarceration, and his role in the underground world of opiate addiction makes him uniquely qualified for this memoir of prison friendship, recovery, and societal reform.