When the princess Teneriel is kidnapped, her mother fears that her own beauty will be her end, so she curses Teneriel with a face that no man can love.
Except... for a prince who can see into her heart.
David Farland is a pseudonym of Dave Wolverton.
He was born in the United States in 1957.
David Farland has worked as a prison guard, missionary, business manager, technical writer and pie maker, but now writes full-time. He lives in Utah with his wife and five children.
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