S. M. Stirling is the "New York Times "bestselling author of many science fiction and fantasy novels. A former lawyer and an amateur historian, he lives in the Southwest with his wife, Jan.
Praise for S. M. Stirling and His Novels of the Change Stirling has blazed a clear comet trail across his postapocalyptic landscape that illuminates both the best and the worst of which our species is capable. "Science Fiction Weekly" Nobody wrecks a world better than S. M. Stirling, and nobody does a better job of showing that people remain people, with all their high points and low, in the wreckage. Harry Turtledove, "New York Times "Bestselling Author of "Supervolcano: All Fall Down" [A] richly realized story of swordplay and intrigue. "Entertainment Weekly" Absorbing. "San Diego Union-Tribune" [A] vivid portrait of a world gone insane...full of bloody action, exposition that expands character, and telling detail that makes it all seem very real. "Statesman Journal" (Salem, OR) As usual, S. M. Stirling delivers a rich world readers want to live in. Fully formed and alive characters you wish you could drink a beer with or follow into battle. "PNC-Minnesota Bureau" Stirling s historical research is always impeccable, and his ability to use that knowledge and understanding of everything from ancient weapons to regional accents to a foodie s obsession with good eats creates a world you can see, feel, and touch. "Otherwhere Gazette""