John Blumenthal

Novelist/Screenwriter Co-author of "Blue Streak."

A former Esquire staffer and Playboy magazine editor and columnist, John Blumenthal is the author of seven books including the comic novels What’s Wrong with Dorfman?, Millard Fillmore, Mon Amour (both BookSense76 winners), and Three and a Half Virgins (Finalist, International Book Awards, Literary Fiction, 2013). He has also written for television and is the co-author of the movies Blue Streak and Short Time. His work has appeared in Playboy, Esquire, Oui, the Los Angeles Times, Publishers Weekly, Today's Health, the Christian Science Monitor, Punch, American Woman, Men's Life, TV Guide,, and other publications.