Bio: ALLAN GEORGE COLE IS A BEST-SELLING AUTHOR, SCREENWRITER and former prize-winning newsman. The son of a CIA operative, he was raised in Europe and the Far East. Rejecting invitations to join the CIA, Cole became an investigative reporter and editor who dealt with everything from landmark murder cases to crooked bureaucrats. His novels include the groundbreaking science fiction series Sten, the acclaimed fantasy trilogy Tales Of The Timuras, and the Vietnam War classic A Reckoning For Kings. Allan has sold more than 150 television dramas, ranging from Quincy and The Rockford Files to Walker, Texas Ranger. He lives in Boca Raton, Florida, with his wife, Kathryn. For additional details, see Allan?s homepage at www.acole.com.
The realm is tormented by catastrophe. Lord Safar Timura, the great wizard, is trapped in the doomed world of Hadin, condemned to suffer and die, over and over again. It is up to his wizard son, Prince Palimak, to stop the disaster slowly poisoning land and sea. Though he is half human and half demon, even Palimak may not possess the awesome powers needed to free Safar and discover the great lost tomb, guarded by a fierce she-beast who holds secrets to halt the terror. There are many enemies, ba... more info>>
King of Kings, Lord over Men and Demons Alike: Only one ruler had ever held that title, and now Iraj Protarus, an orphaned prince exiled to a small village high in the Valley of the Clouds, dreamed of being the next great conqueror. The key to his destiny would be Safar Timura, a youth with an awesome gift for sorcery, whose visions foretold Iraj's rise to power. And in those visions, Safar stood at Iraj's side, his soul-blasting spells enabling his friend to attain his dreams. But Safar had oth... more info>>
A nameless evil stalks the land, preying on all that lives, human and demon alike. Only one man has the power to stem the ravening tide: Safar Timura, greatest wizard of the age, whose matchless magic once raised Iraj Protarus to the throne of all Esmir ... and then, when king turned tyrant, destroyed him. Now Safar is done with the deadly intrigues of courts and kings. Back in his mountain home of Kyrania, he wants only to be left alone. But when a brutal murder smashes his solitude, Safar must... more info>>