Lieutenant Colonel Troy Carrol Bucher served thirty years in the U.S. Army, where his assignments sent him to three wars and places like Turkey, Albania, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Afghanistan, Germany, Kuwait, and Korea. His travels allow him to tap into a lifetime of experience working with diverse cultures and peoples, bringing multiethnic customs and realism with a distinct military flavor to his Science Fiction and Fantasy. You can find out more about him at www.tcbucher.com.
Praise for Lies of Descent The opening salvo in what promises to be a dramatic and inventive new fantasy series. --Peter McLean, author of Priest of Bones Well-written and compelling, Troy Bucher's Lies of Descent depicts how factual accuracy, military culture, and religion all conceal a long-standing historical deception about to implode into a conflagration fueled by the lust for power and fanned by mythic misconceptions. --L. E. Modesitt, Jr., author of the Recluce novels Troy Carrol Bucher deftly twists all of your expectations into new and innovative directions. Unpredictable; readers will not know what to expect from this epic fantasy as the lies that the world lives by begin to unravel. --Joshua Palmatier, author of the Ley trilogy This coming of age story will appeal to fantasy readers of all ages. --Booklist Troy Carrol Bucher's debut novel shows how much promise he offers to the literary world with an inspiring imagination of secrets only touched upon. --Irish Film Critic