Before she settled down as a full-time novelist and writing instructor, Susan Dennard travelled the world as a marine biologist. She is the author of the Something Strange and Deadly series as well as the Witchlands novels. When not writing, she can be found hiking with her dogs, exploring tidal pools, or earning bruises at the dojo.
Truthwitch by Susan Dennard is like a cake stuffed full of your favourite fantasy treats: highway robbery, swordplay, deep friendships, treachery, magic, piracy on the high seas, and romance. If you like any or all of the above in fantasy tales, this book will delight you -- Robin Hobb Susan Dennard has worldbuilding after my own heart. It's so good it's intimidating -- Victoria Aveyard on <i>Bloodwitch</i> Featuring vibrant characters and an innovative system of magic, Susan Dennard's Truthwitch is a fast-paced adventure and a wonderful tribute to the power of the binding ties of friendship -- Jacqueline Carey on <i>Truthwitch</i> Truthwitch has it all: strong female characters, adventure, magic, romance, and non-stop action that will leave you breathless -- Maria V. Snyder on <i>Truthwitch</i> Epic fantasy, epic adventure, epic friendship -- Kate Elliott on <i>Truthwitch</i> A world you'll want to inhabit forever! -- Alexandra Bracken on <i>Windwitch</i> [Dennard] sets scenes so skillfully that the descriptions of the geography become immersive, and the characters continually develop along familiar lines. The plentiful action in this exciting fantasy almost makes it feel like one is in a multi-player online game -- <i>Booklist</i> on <i>Windwitch</i> Emotionally charged . . . complicated politics and personal relationships that are full of surprises -- <i>RT Book Reviews</i> on <i>Windwitch</i>