A writer, editor, producer, and stay-at-home dad, GREG OLIVER has had six books about professional wrestling published. His latest books, though, are all hockey-related: Father Bauer​ and the Great Experiment: The Genesis of Canadian Olympic HockeyBlue Lines, Goal Lines & Bottom LinesDon't Call Me Goon, The Goaltenders' Union, Written in Blue & White. He has also written two books for children: Duck With The Puck (with his son Quinn) and Santa's Day Job.

The latest mainstream book is Gratoony the Loony, the autobiography of 1970s NHL and WHA goalie Gilles Gratton. Future projects include the fifth installment of the Pro Wrestling Hall of Fame series and a biography of a Canadian actor.

His freelance work has appeared everywhere from The Hockey News, to The Globe & Mail, to Scouting Life magazine. A member of the Society for International Hockey Research, Greg lives in Toronto, Ontario, with his wife and son -- both fellow authors. 

Greg can be emailed at

QUINN OLIVER is in Grade 6, in Toronto. Besides writing, he enjoys hockey, baseball, and video games.

We should also mention MEREDITH RENWICK, who is Greg's wife and Quinn's mom; she wrote two books too -- the most noteworthy here being Bang Your Head: The Real Story of The Missing Link, written with Dewey Robertson, which is still in print. Order it here.

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