New York Times best-selling author and former Marine, Elizabeth Moon has written many novels, including the Paksenarrion
fantasy trilogy (available from Baen as The Deed of Paksenarrion and also as separate books), the Heris Serrano space adventure
series (the first three novels of which have been combined as Heris Serrano), and Remnant Population, which was a Hugo Award
finalist. For Del Rey, she has written Command Decision, Engaging the Enemy, Marque and Reprisal, Trading in Danger, and the
Nebula Award winner The Speed of Dark. After earning a degree in history from Rice University, Moon went on to obtain a degree
in biology from the University of Texas, Austin. She lives in Florence, Texas with her husband and son.