Stephen R. Donaldson is the author of the original six volumes of The Chronicles of Thomas Covenant, a landmark in modern fantasy. Every volume, beginning with Lord Foul's Bane in 1977, has been an international bestseller. Donaldson returned to the series with The Last Chronicles of Thomas Covenant, comprising The Runes of the Earth, Fatal Revenant, Against All Things Ending, and now the final volume, The Last Dark. Donaldson lives in New Mexico.
"Donaldson builds toward a staggering resolution of love,
endurance, and self-sacrifice."-Tor.com
"[Donaldson's] work is remarkably distinct in its hero, its themes, its relationship to the real world."-The Wall Street Journal
"Donaldson's landmark historical fantasy series marks a milestone of epic storytelling."-Library Journal