Lee Murphy is a former model maker for the Los Angeles County Natural History Museum. He is currently immersed in writing a series of adventure novels under the banner of The Kodiak Books, which chronicle the adventures of a cryptozoologist. The first novel in the series, Where Legends Roam, is about the hunt and ultimate capture of the legendary Sasquatch.
His second book, Naitaka, is about lake monsters in Canada. He expects his third book, "Heretofore: Unknown", about Louisiana's Honey Island Swamp Monster to be released late in 2003.
Biography provided by the author, November 2002.