Clifford Stoll is a published author of fiction. Before he was a writer in print, he happened to be an astronomer that traded in his sight to the stars for becoming a systems manager at a lab at Berkeley working with computers.

Stoll was born June 4, 1951. He has penned a few books since getting into the field. Some of them have even been translated into other languages.

Stoll has written about a variety of topics and subjects. One of them would include his book The Cuckoo’s Egg, a book pulled of events from the writer’s own life and experience.

The Cuckoo’s Egg is one of the earliest books ever put out by author Clifford Stoll.

Books in order of publication:

The Cuckoo’s Egg: Tracking a Spy Through the Maze of Computer Espionage1989
Silicon Snake Oil: Second Thoughts on the Information Highway1996
High-Tech Heretic: Reflections of a Computer Contrarian2000