About the author

Sebastien de Castell

Sebastien de Castell is the author of the acclaimed swashbuckling fantasy series, <em>The Greatcoats</em>. His debut novel, <em>Traitor's Blade</em>, was shortlisted for both the Goodreads Choice Award for Best Fantasy and the Gemmell Morningstar Award. He spends his time writing, travelling, and going on adventures. <em>Spellslinger</em><strong></strong>, his YA Fantasy novel of magic and mischief, was nominated for the Carnegie Medal.&nbsp;Visit him at&nbsp;www.decastell.com