LARRY NIVEN is the New York Times bestselling author of the Ringworld series, along with many other science fiction masterpieces, and fantasy including the Magic Goes Away series. He has received the Science Fiction Grand Master Award, the Nebula Award, five Hugos, and four Locus Awards, among other honors.STEVEN BARNES is the author of more than thirty novels, several of them science fiction classics. His first collaboration with Larry Niven, The Locusts, was nominated for the 1980 Hugo award.
"Niven is a galaxy-class storyteller."
--Lev Grossman for Time Magazine"Great storytelling is still alive in science fiction because of Larry Niven."
--Orson Scott Card