Not to be confused with Dawn of Dragonfire – a novel in the DragonLore series by the same author – the Dawn of Dragons series of novels is written by top fantasy writer Daniel Arenson. It is a similar series of novels though and you should read the DragonLore series first. The reason is that it follows on from those stories and features the kingdom mentioned in those novels – Requiem.
Jennifer McAndrews, resides in the greater New York Metro area with her husband, children, four cats, three dogs and a dumbo rat named Owen. She has been writing since the seventh grade and refuses to say how many years have passed since then. During high school she served on the newspaper and dabbled in very bad poetry, taking creative writing classes at Nassau Community College and studied the art of essay writing under the tutelage of June Jordan while Jennifer was at SUNY at Stony Brook. (more…)
Jennifer Bernard, resides in Alaska with her husband and stepdaughter. Jennifer is a Harvard graduate and a former news promo producter but it took her awhile to find her true love in both her personal and professional life. Having grown up in a family of six it was crazy and a bit chaotic. Beginning her love of reading early she ate up books by Victoria Holt, Susan Elizabeth Phillips as well as Shakespeare and Anais Nin just for variety. She graduated from Harvard University with a degree in History and Literature, Jennifer really wanted to major in Creative Writing but was a geek and didn’t fit in with the supercool students. Following graduation she worked for MacMillian Publishing in New York, writing copy for annual encyclopedia updates. Her first book sale was in November 2010 to her dream publisher Avon Books. (more…)
Following on from her success of the Arcadia Bell series of novels, author Jenn Bennett has written the Roaring Twenties series of books.
This series began in 2014 with Bitter Spirits, and has been very well recieved with multiple 5 star reviews of all of the books. It covers the 1920s in San Francisco – a city at the time known for its lust, magic and boozing. (more…)
Jenn Bennett, born in Germany and after having received a BA in Fine Arts in Painting from Troy University she has lived a few places and travelled all over she now resides in Atlanta with her husband and two pug dogs. Along with writing she is an awared-winning visual artist. Jenn has conjured up more demons than you could imagine and she likes her fairy tales likes she likes her coffee: dark.
The Twelve Kingdoms series of novels is written by the award winning author Jeffe Kennedy.
The series of books was started in 2014 with The Mark of Tala, and the second book was released the same year. It is the story of sisters. 3 of them, who have the king as their father. (more…)
Jeffe Kennedy, residing in Santa Fe, New Mexico with her very handsome Doctor or Oriental Medicine, two Main coon cats, and a plentiful amount of free-range lizards. Jeffe has been a Ucross Foundation Fellow, was awared a Frank Nelson Doubleday Memorial Award and received the Wyoming Arts Council Fellowship for Poetry. She has authored many items for publications, such as Redbook. Jeffe’s her series The Twelve Kingdoms book one, The Mark of the Tala has recieve a starrted Library Journal review and the sequel, The Tears of the Rose has been nominated for best fantasy romance of the year. (more…)
Jane Smiley, residing in California with her three children, sixteen (and counting) horses and three dogs. Jane was born in Los Angeles and as a small baby her family moved to St. Louis Missouri where she went to grade school and high school (The John Burroughs School). After graduating from high school, Jane attended Vassar Collecge and in 1971 she attained her BA. She then traveled throughout Europe even working on an archeological dig along with sight-seeing. After her tour of Europe Jane returned to Iowa to attend graduate school at the University of Iowa where she attained her MFA and Ph.D, in 1981 she also started to work at Iowa State University in Ames – teaching until 1996. (more…)