Marie Brennan Signs in San Diego

02/08/2013 7:00 pm

    Northern California fantasy author Marie Brennan is self-described as “a former academic with a background in archaeology, anthropology, and folklore, which she now puts to rather cockeyed use in writing fantasy.”  The author of The Doppelganger books and The Onyx Court series has now embarked on chronicling the eventful career of Lady Trent, artist, natural historian, lady adventurer, with A Natural History of Dragons.
       
$25.99
ISBN-13: 9780765331960
Availability: In Stock - Click title for store location.
Published: Tor Books, 2/2013

Description

"All the world, from Scirland to the farthest reaches of Eriga, know Isabella, Lady Trent, to be the world’s preeminent dragon naturalist. She is the remarkable woman who brought the study of dragons out of the misty shadows of myth and misunderstanding into the clear light of modern science. But before she became the illustrious figure we know today, there was a bookish young woman whose passion for learning, natural history, and, yes, dragons defied the stifling conventions of her day."

"Here at last, in her own words, is the true story of a pioneering spirit who risked her reputation, her prospects, and her fragile flesh and bone to satisfy her scientific curiosity; of how she sought true love and happiness despite her lamentable eccentricities; and of her thrilling expedition to the perilous mountains of Vystrana, where she made the first of many historic discoveries that would change the world forever."

About the Author

Marie Brennan is a former academic with a background in archaeology, anthropology, and folklore, which she now puts to rather cockeyed use in writing fantasy. She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.


A Star Shall Fall (Mass Market Paperback)

$7.99
ISBN-13: 9780765364500
Availability: In Stock - Click title for store location.
Published: Tor Fantasy, 9/2012

In Ashes Lie (Paperback)

$14.99
ISBN-13: 9780316020329
Availability: Not in stock, but can usually be shipped within the week.
Published: Orbit, 6/2009

Location: 
Street:
7051 Clairemont Mesa Blvd
Additional:
Ste 302
City:
San Diego
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Province:
California
Postal Code:
92111-1040
Country:
United States