"Farmer has a talent for creating exciting tales in beautifully realized, unusual worlds. With undertones of vampires, Frankenstein, dragons' hoards, and killing fields. Matt's story turns out to be an inspiring tale of friendship, survival, hope, and transcendence. A must-read for SF fans."Farmer, Nancy is the author of 'House of the Scorpion', published 2004 under ISBN 9780689852237 and ISBN 0689852231.