'Having the courage to find a better path is having the courage to risk making new mistakes.'
Once assassin to the king, Fitz is now Skillmaster to Prince Dutiful's small coterie, sailing towards a future as uncertain as the waters that separate the Six Duchies from the distant Out Island of Aslevjal. His duty, to help the Prince fulfil the Narcheska Elliania's challenge: bring her the head of the dragon, Icefyre, whom legends tell is buried there deep ... (more)
Robin Hobb is alias for Margaret (Megan) Lindholm Ogden. She also writes as Megan Lindholm.
Hobb was born in 1952 in California, US. She is married with sailor Fred Ogden and they have four children and grandchildren. She lives in Tacoma, Washington with her cats and youngest child.
For most of her teen years Hobb lived in Fairbanks, Alaska. She majored in Communications at Denver University, Colorado. She worked as a journalist in Kodiak and wrote fairy tales to children's magazines. She has always been a keen reader and already knew as a child that she wanted to be an author. She sold her first story when she was 18. In 1971 she started writing as Megan Lindholm. Her first ... (more)