Lisa Llamrei was born in Toronto. She studied languages at York University. At various times, she has been an actor, professional belly dancer and holistic nutritionist. She presently lives in ... Read full author bio >
Leland Myrick is the Ignatz Award- and Harvey Award-nominated author and illustrator of The Sweet Collection, School Girls, Bright Elegy, and Missouri Boy, and two fantasy novels, The Ten, and ... Read full author bio >
"The author masterfully crafts vivid battle scenes and heart-pounding chases across oceans, over snow-peaked mountains and into city sewers. Neither die-hard nor casual fantasy readers will be able to resist this trilogy’s rousing start. An exemplar of storytelling and character-driven adventure."
Tara Fox Hall received her bachelor’s degree in mathematics with a double minor in chemistry and biology from Binghamton University. Tara Fox Hall’s writing credits include nonfiction, horror ... Read full author bio >
"Fantasy fans will be enthralled by a world populated by werefoxes, werebears, werewolves and more, while evergreen themes—deception, regret, and the seeming inevitability of loneliness and despair—will pull readers in even closer. A salacious coming-of-age novel that will enrapture fantasy readers."
T.C. Tombs earned degrees from Trent University and Wilfrid Laurier University in Canada. Like many Canadians, he loves hockey and golf, and he has a passion for medieval history ... Read full author bio >
"A well-developed, tightly plotted fantasy; readers will want installments two and three. Kirkus Reviews"
I am a biomedical researcher who writes novels in a variety of genres, focusing on thrillers and science fiction. My work has consistently been praised for its action and thrills ... Read full author bio >
"Stebbins does an exceptional job...A richly detailed, compelling story about the power of love."
Sarah Rodriguez Pratt grew up in McAllen, Texas. She holds a Bachelor's degree in English from Harvard University, and a Master's degree in Information Science with a specialization ... Read full author bio >
"A well-written, intelligent, exciting choice for readers looking to get hooked on a new fantasy series."
James Bannon is an eclectic creative force, writer of screenplays, episodic television and movies. He is one of the most in-demand voice actors in Hollywood today, having worked on thousands ... Read full author bio >
Allan Batchelder is a professional actor, educator and former stand-up comedian. He has performed all over the United States, and his work reflects a lifetime in the theater, as well ... Read full author bio >
Geoffrey Leigh is an experienced writer and a recently published author of the debut Middle Grade/ Young Adult epic fantasy: Siv & the Blood Moon. Published by Frog Street Press in Grapevine, Texas, this is a story of an ordinary girl struggling with the insecurities of youth with which so many of our young can identify. Siv, through courage and good character, must overcome her self-doubt and rise up to become great to face her greatest adversaries. Inspired by his daughters, Leigh plans a trilogy centered around his young heroine, Siv, and her adventures. He has recently completed the sequel to his exciting debut novel: Siv & the Moonstone.
Leigh's passion for writing fiction began under the tutelage of Dr. Carol Ann Moore, who instilled within him a love for reading and writing. Presently, Leigh works as a trauma surgeon to five ski resorts in Colorado, and spends his off seasons writing fiction.
Leigh received his professional education at The University of Texas Health Science Center School of Medicine at San Antonio. He did his surgical residency at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas and a surgical oncology fellowship in New York. He is published in academic journals: Surgical Oncology (D2 Dissection for Gastric Cancer) as well as Surgical Rounds (Case Report); but his passion is writing fiction. He is ... Read full author bio >
"[Leigh] writes with such a clear, earnest voice everything feels quite fresh. There’s grandeur in lines such as “evil flowed like lava from the volcano and entrapped...Lavendelle in its fiery grip'... This inventive, tightly plotted debut will entertain fantasy lovers of any age."
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