Rainer Wekwerth is passionate about writing. You often hear about writers who turned their hobby into a career. For Rainer Wekwerth, it is different. He calls his urge to write an addiction: he has no other choice. Wekwerth is the author of bestselling and award-winning books, some of which he published under pseudonym. With his award-winning Labyrinth-cycle he tells a gripping story that goes beyond simple definitions of genre. Beside writing, Wekwerth works as a coach for authors and creative writing students. He is married and father of a daughter. Rainer Wekwerth lives near Stuttgart with his family.