About S.R. Zales

S.R. Zales was born in Cleveland, Ohio. At the age of five he arrived by train in California where he now resides. A graduate of Loyola University, his greatest experience was duplicating Huck Finn’s raft adventure on the Mississippi River. Work, marriage, two children and numerous pet cats occupied his life as he wrote every day. He developed this book with his six grand children and twelve great nieces and nephews in mind.

“Writing a fantasy novel for a young person, like my grand-kids, was exciting but most of all – fun.”

He is a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators (SCBW) and Independent Writers of Southern California (IWSC) He is on Facebook at Stan Zales.