In 2009 I collaborated with Richard Strand and Rob Fryatt to produce the first common sense guide to bed bugs published since the 1940’s.

Although this publication is a few years old the information is still accurate and about 90% up to date. While we don’t have any plans to create a second edition and most of the updates can be found at we feel it is an essential tool for helping people to understand bed bugs and to avoid the fear and anxiety that is often instilled in this subject.

We regret that we do not have time to answer questions about the book from individuals via email and would direct anyone seeking additional information to the following sections of the website:

We do however try to help people by answering questions posted in public to the forums so that the information we share benefits the widest possible audience.