Hilari Bell is a librarian in Denver, Colorado, where she lives with her family. Her favorite books are fantasy, science fiction, and mystery -- all the ingredients for a great novel! Hilari is also the author of the Farsala Trilogy -- "Fall of a Kingdom", "Rise of a Hero", and "Forging the Sword" -- as well as "Songs of Power", "A Matter of Profit", and "The Goblin Wood".