Larry Correia is an award-winning competitive shooter, a movie-prop-gun master, and was an accountant for many years. He is the creator of the Wall Street Journal and New York Times best-selling Monster Hunter series, with first entry Monster Hunter International, as well as urban fantasy hardboiled adventure saga, the Grimnoir Chronicles, with first entry Hard Magic, and epic fantasy series The Saga of the Forgotten Warrior, with first entry Son of the Black Sword. With John Ringo, he is the coauthor of the Monster Hunter Memoirs series including Monster Hunter Memoirs: Grunge. Correia lives in Utah with his wife and family. Monster Hunter Siege is the sixth entry in the hugely popular Monster Hunter series.