About the Author
Sharon Shinn (1957) is an American author of fantasy, science fiction and romance. She has published more than a dozen novels for adult and young adult readers. Her works include the Elemental Blessings Series, the Samaria Series, the Twelve Houses Series, and a rewriting of Jane Eyre, Jenna Starborn. She works as a journalist in St. Louis, Missouri and is a graduate of Northwestern University.