Born on June 3rd, 1930 and died September 25th, 1999 Marion Zimmer Bradley was an American fantasy author who has published many popular books such as The Mists of Avalon and the Darkover Series. Marion Zimmer Bradley had been born on a family farm in Albany, New York. She was born during the Great Depression and she began writing in 1949. She married Robert Alden Bradley on October 26, 1949 but then they filed for divorce on May 19, 1964. They had a son named David Robert Bradley who was born in 1950 and passed away in 2008.
After her divorce Bradley married her second husband Walter H. Breen on June 3, 1964. Together they had a beautiful daughter named Moira Greyland. Moira Greyland became a professional harpist and singer. The two also had a son named Patrick who later changed his name and decided to be known as Mark Greyland.
The Mists of Avalon: a re-telling of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table from the viewpoints of four different female characters: Gwenhwyfar, Viviane, Morgause and Igraine
Mistress of Magic
The High Queen
The King Stag
The Prisoner in the Oak
The Darkover Series: a series consisting of several novels and short stories set in the fictional world of Darkover. *This series is broken down into eras and each era has many books within it. Listed below are the eras in Darkover.*