Eric Berlin is author of the Winston Breen series: The Puzzling World of Winston Breen, The Potato Chip Puzzles, and The Puzzler’s Mansion. He is passionate about puzzles and has created puzzles for both children and adults. He visited Brookwood in the spring of 2012. From his website: "Eric Berlin creates puzzles for all ages, from kids to adults (his crosswords appear often in the New York Times). He is a member of the National Puzzlers' League, and enjoys creating puzzle events for schools and other groups. He lives in Milford, Connecticut, with his wife and two children."