Alan Goldsher @alangoldsher

Alan Goldsher is the author of 11 novels, including Paul Is Undead: The British Zombie Invasion (Gallery Books/Simon & Schuster) and My Favorite Fangs: The Story of the von Trapp Family Vampires (St. Martin's Press/Thomas Dunne Books). Written as A.M. Goldsher, his chicklit books The True Naomi Story, Reality Check, Today’s Special, and No Ordinary Girl were released by Little Black Dress Books in the U.K. between 2008-2011. His non-fiction titles include Hard Bop Academy: The Sidemen of Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers and Modest Mouse: A Pretty Good Read. His sportswriting has been seen in ESPN The Magazine,,,, and Sport, and currently, he is the Senior NBA Analyst for FanDuel. One of the most flexible, in-demand ghostwriters on the publishing landscape, Alan possesses an uncanny ability to bring a subject’s written voice to life. He has written and edited for people from all walks of life—athletes, actors, comedians, doctors, chefs, and businesspeople—and has collaborated with numerous celebrities and public figures, including actor/comedian Kevin Pollak (A Few Good Men, The Usual Suspects), film director Tobe Hooper (The Texas Chainsaw Massacre), and jazz guitarist/vocalist George Benson. Goldsher’s music journalism has appeared in Bass Player and Guitar Player, and he reviews books for Kirkus. During his 10-plus years as a professional bassist, Goldsher recorded with Janet Jackson, Cypress Hill, and Naughty by Nature; toured the world with Digable Planets; and performed at the 1994 Grammy Awards. Alan lives and writes in Chicago. Visit him at
Favorite Athletes

Walter Payton, Michael Jordan, Ernie Banks

Favorite Teams

Chicago Bulls

Bitter Rivals

New York Knicks

Biggest Upset Ever

Warriors over Mavs, 2007 NBA Playoffs

Best NFL Team Ever

1985 Bears. Duh.

Lemieux or Gretzky?


Jordan or LeBron?


SNES or Genesis?

Sega Genesis

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