I would like to thank the many people who have helped to bring this book to fruition.
All the people at Macmillan Publishing have been a great help. In particular, I'd like to thank Steve Anglin, the Acquisitions Editor at Macmillan, for taking my idea and forming it into a practical project. He championed the concept within Macmillan and got the whole process started. This is my first book, and Steve has been a great guide for me throughout the process. His continual attention and encouragement helped keep me going.
Tiffany Taylor, the Development Editor at Macmillan, helped me to find my voice and style. She also made sure that what I thought made sense actually made sense! Her guidance has been invaluable throughout the writing ...