Allan Krummenacker – Author of The Ship was born and raised on Long Island New York, Allan attended Levittown Memorial High School from 1978-1982. He spent 2 years at Nassau Community College before dropping out to study Physical Therapy. In 1985 he moved to California with his mother and brother. There is where he met and married his wife Helen, who is also a writer. The couple now is living in the area of the Monterey Peninsula . Allan has 2 novels and has 2 sequels in the works.