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Winner of the 2019 IRDA prize for fantasy and Finalist for the 2018 and 2020 Indie Book Awards prize for fantasy, Joel Manners has created rich worlds and memorable characters in video games for more than 30 years.


He brings his talent for storytelling to the epic fantasy genre in his critically acclaimed series, The Chronicles of the Martyr. He lives in Austin, TX with his wife and two boys. And this dog his wife made them get, but honestly, she’s pretty sweet. The dog. His wife too. Although he suspects that might change if she sees this.

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