N.Y. Times Bestselling Author, R.A. Salvatore is one of the most successful fantasy genre authors. His books have sold more than 10 million copies, have been translated in numerous languages and his alma mater, Fitchburg State College, holds The R.A. Salvatore Collection.
His first novel, The Crystal Shard, was published in 1988 to critical acclaim. With this he was able to devote his time to writing in 1990. Salvatore resides in Massachusetts with his wife, children and family pets.