Sequel to the acclaimed award-winning epic fantasy Acacia- The War with the Mein
David Anthony Durham was born in New York City and is the author of the bestselling historical novel Hannibal- Pride of Carthage. The first book in the Acacia trilogy won him the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer at the 2009 Hugo Awards. He lived in Scotland for several years but is now based in Massachusetts where he is working on the final novel in the trilogy.
Durham combines sharp political manoeuvering with some breathtaking
action sequences and equally sharp prose. He writes with great
clarity. sweeping you up in the grandeur of his epic vision * SFX
Following in the footsteps of George R. R. Martin...a riveting and thought-provoking read * REALMS OF FANTASY magazine *
A big, fat, rich piece of history-flavoured fantasy...imagined with remarkable thoroughness * TIME magazine *