The Saga of the First King chronicles the early days of Corona, the same world as Salvatore’s bestselling DemonWars. The four epic books that make up this series include: The Highwayman, The Ancient, The Dame, and The Bear. “Salvatore, a prolific and increasingly polished creator of fantasy sagas, launches the Saga of the First King with one of his strongest books to date.” (Booklist) “Salvatore excels in world-building and creating complex, introspective characters who triumph through wit and determination as well as skill in open combat.” (Library Journal).
Listen to this audiobook excerpt from R.A. Salvatore's fantasy novel The Dame. The vast road network of Honce, completed a decade before, had brought great optimism to the people of the land. Commerce could travel more freely and so could armies, and those armies, it was hoped, would rid the land at long last of the vicious, bloody cap dwarfs and goblins. For the first time, the many individual kingdoms, the holdings of Honce, would be brought closer together, perhaps even united. For the last few years, th
R. A. Salvatore is one of fantasy’s most popular authors, with his books frequently appearing on the New York Times bestseller list and more than 10 million copies of his books sold. He is the author of The Bear, The Dame, The Ancient, and The Highwayman as well as Gauntlgrym, The Legend of Drizzt books, including the Dark Elf Trilogy—Homeland, Exile, and Sojourn— and the Demon Wars series, among many others. Salvatore was born in Massachusetts, and earned a B.S. in communications and a B.A. in English from Fitchburg State College. He lives in Massachusetts with his wife, Diane, and their three children.