David Anthony Durham has serious chops. I can t wait to read whatever he writes next. George R. R. Martin David Anthony Durham s gripping Acacia Trilogy continues with an epic vel where loyalties are tested, new worlds are discovered, and battle lines are being drawn. A few years have passed since Queen Corinn has usurped control of the Kwn World and she w rules with an iron fist. With plans to expand her empire, she sends her brother, Dariel, on an exploratory mission across the sea to The Other Lands. There, he discovers an alliance of tribes that have interest in being ruled by Queen Corinn and the Akarans. In fact, Dariel s arrival ignites a firestorm that once more exposes The Kwn World to a massive invasion, one unlike anything they have yet faced . . .
David Anthony Durham received the 2009 John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer of Science Fiction for Acacia and The Other Lands (the first two volumes of the Acacia Trilogy). Author of the historical novels Gabriel s Story, Walk Through Darkness, and Pride of Carthage, he was handpicked by George R. R. Martin to write for his Wild Cards series of collaborative novels. www.davidanthonydurham.com