Stephen Leigh is a Cincinnati-based, award-winning author with nineteen science fiction novels and over forty short stories published. He has been a frequent contributor to the Hugo-nominated shared world series Wild Cards, edited by George R. R. Martin. He teaches creative writing at Northern Kentucky University. Stephen Leigh has written Immortal Muse, The Crow of Connemara, and the fantasy trilogy Assassin's Dawn.
Praise for A Fading Sun:
"Leigh's complex and substantial fantasy series opener adds elaborate spellcasting and powerful sorcerers to the legend of Celtic warrior queen Boudica repelling the Romans.... Leigh skillfully weaves together a comprehensive and rich mythology, intricate fight sequences, and a mother's all-consuming revenge." -Publishers Weekly
"Readers, who will detect a resemblance to Ireland, Scotland, and England during the Roman era, will eagerly anticipate the sequel." -Booklist
"Leigh builds a vivid, thrilling and exciting new world that will captivate and hold the imagination in A Fading Sun." -RT Reviews
"Stephen Leigh's A Fading Sun is another powerful entry in the category of stories about the change wrought by empires-for better or worse." -Barnes & Noble Sci-fi & Fantasy Blog