Over a celebrated career that has already spanned six decades, Andre Norton has written many highly regarded works of fantasy and science fiction, including Scent of Magic, Mirror of Destiny, The Hands of Lyr, Brother to Shadows, and the popular Witch World and Beast Master series.She has received lifetime achievement awards in both science fiction and fantasy, the most prestigious honors in her field.Ms. Norton presently resides in Tennessee.
This book is boring. It has a wonderful IDEA for the plot but Norton over-embellished and as a result, you find yourself reading about dark dank halls and the numerous sub-plots. Read morePublished on July 1 2000
I barely made it through this book. In anticipation of eventual improvement, I finally finished it -- and I was wrong in such hopes. Read morePublished on March 1 1999
This was a really good book, Twilla and Ylon are both strong characters. I enjoyed the way she (Norton) described the castles of forest and underworld. Read morePublished on July 7 1998