International bestselling author Mark Gimenez grew up in Galveston County, Texas. He attended Southwest Texas State University in San Marcos where he earned a B.A. in Political Science. He then attended Notre Dame Law School in Indiana where he earned a J.D. degree magna cum laude. After ten years practising law in a Dallas law firm he left to practice solo and write. His first novel The Colour of Law was a New York Times bestseller. Mark lives outside Fort Worth with his wife and two sons.
Gimenez speaks to Polity's Shannon de Ryhove about his newest bestseller, The Governor's Wife, which is his seventh novel.