Joseph John is an Army officer and combat veteran with nineteen years of active duty service. He graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point, NY and attended flight school at Fort Rucker, AL. He remained in Army Aviation as a CH-47 Chinook pilot until 2013, when he transitioned to Operations Research and Systems Analysis. His debut novel, The Eighth Day, is a techno-thriller set in New York City. It envisions a near future where we’ve begun meddling with the human genome and taken evolution into our own hands. It was published March 31, 2016.