David Kinney is the author of two nonfiction books. The Dylanologists (May 2014, Simon & Schuster) is a kaleidoscopic look at Bob Dylan through the lives of his fans and followers. The Big One (2009, Grove/Atlantic) follows the fanatical saltwater fishermen of Martha’s Vineyard during the island’s annual derby. His journalism has appeared in newspapers around the country, including The New York Times, The Washington Post, the Philadelphia Inquirer, and the Los Angeles Times. At The Star-Ledger, New Jersey’s largest paper, he was a political reporter on the team that won a Pulitzer Prize in 2005.