Former comic shop owner Brett Weiss lives near Fort Worth, Texas, USA. In addition to his reference books about classic home video games, he has written for numerous industry magazines.
"growing up in the 1970s, Weiss was obsessed with the rock group KISS. Here he turns his lifelong fandom into a compendium of trivia and tidbits about the self-proclaimed hottest band in the world. This compendium is obviously more a labor of love than a reference work...but the easy encyclopedic nature of this book will satisfy casual and hard-core fans"--Booklist; "a wealth of biographical information.... Weiss's enthusiasm for his subject is palpable, and his knowledge of pop culture serves him well in navigating the vast universe of Kiss-themed products. A comprehensive and detailed guide that is sure to satisfy lifelong fans and curious newcomers alike"--ARBA; "it is a must have for KISS fans"--Decibel Geek; "covers all aspects of the rock groups four decades and 100 million record albums"--Communications Booknotes Quarterly.