L.E. Modesitt, Jr., lives in Cedar City, Utah.
Praise for L. E. Modesitt, Jr.: "The author's skill in portraying the humanity of characters who possess the power to destroy others with a thought adds a level of verisimilitude and immediacy rarely found in grand-scale fantasy.""--Library Journal ""Modesitt is an extremely intelligent writer, possessing remarkable ingenuity at creating systems of magic and a real gift for characterization.""--Booklist ""Modesitt's work shines with engrossing characters, terrific plotting, and realistic world-building."--"Romantic Times BOOKreviews"