The paperback version of a top- selling hardcover featuring the return of R. A. Salvatores most popular character, Drizzt DoUrden. The wildly popular signature character of R. A. Salvatore makes his first appearance in three years. The story reunites all the main characters of the series and promises the excitement Salvatores fans have been waiting for. R. A. Salvatore was born in Massachusetts in 1959 and still makes his home there. He has published numerous Forgotten Realms novels with Wizards of the Coast, Inc., including the recent New York Times bestsellers The Silent Blade, The Spine of the World, and Servant of the Shard.