Brandon Ford (b. August 28, 1981 - ) is an American author of horror and suspense fiction. He has published five novels (Crystal Bay, Splattered Beauty, Pay Phone, Open Wounds, and The Final Girl), and three collections (Decayed Etchings, Merciless, and Coffee at Midnight). His works have also appeared in a variety of genre anthologies, including: The Death Panel, Fresh Fear, Read Us or Die, Widowmakers, and Made You Flinch. He currently resides in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.