L. E. MODESITT, JR. is one of the hallmark commercial fantasy writers, and his Recluce books are his trademark series. He lives in Cedar City, Utah.
"Modesitt reveals again why success follows his novels. The characters are flawless, his world-building continues to enchant, and there is always plenty of conflict and mystery." --RT Book Reviews on The Lord-Protector's Daughter"The characters have become more fascinating with each novel; moreover, this one includes even more action than either of its predecessors...which contributes mightily to bringing the adventures of Dainyl, Alector of Corus, and Mykel, an officer in the native military corps, to a stunning conclusion while leaving enough unanswered questions for many more Corean stories." --Booklist, starred review on Soarer's Choice"A powerful, enthralling, and exciting fantasy epic." --Midwest Book Review on Scepters