Alan AnnandAlan Annand (BA, BSc, DFAS, ACVA-II) is a practicing astrologer and writer based in Toronto, Ontario. A graduate of the American College of Vedic Astrology, and former tutor for the British Faculty of Astrological Studies, he is also the author of several non-fiction books, both in western astrology (Mutual Reception, The Draconic Bowl) and Vedic astrology (Kala Sarpa, Parivartana Yoga, and Stellar Astrology, Volumes 1 & 2). His New Age Noir mystery novels (Scorpio Rising, Felonious Monk, Soma County) feature an astrologer protagonist, whom one reviewer has dubbed “Sherlock Holmes with a horoscope.” www.navamsa.com.