About the author

L.L. Bower

<p>After working for 20 years as an accountant, Laurel started back to college in middle age and re-discovered her love of writing, winning several college writing contests and scholarships and becoming published in several genres -- short story, academic article, feature article, and poetry.&nbsp; She started up and edited her university’s college of business newsletter during this time and also wrote grants and writing guides.&nbsp; She received her PhD in rhetoric/composition in 2003 and &nbsp;taught writing, literature and humanities for 15 years. <em>Fairy Wars: The Dark Ones </em>is her first attempt at fantasy and <em>Fairy Wars: Spies Among Us</em> is the second, although she’s loved reading this genre all her life.&nbsp; The third in the series <em>Fairy Wars: The Final Battles </em>will be out shortly. She’s been married for 48 years and has two grown children and four grandchildren. She and her husband Steve live in Meridian, Idaho.<br></p>