Being of Hungarian descent Steven Brust was born on November 23rd, 1955. Brust is a popular American fantasy and science fiction author. A member of the writing group called the Scribbles which include other popular such as Emma Bull and Will Shetterly, Burst is known for his character, an assassin named Vlad Taltos.
Brust’s works have been nominated or many awards such as the 1999 Nebula Award, the 1995 Locus Poll Award for Best Fantasy Novel and the 1999 Minnesota Book Award. Though he has yet to win any award his novel Dzur made the #30 spot on the New York Times bestseller list. nce the book was published it gained international fame almost instantly.
Vlad Taltos Series: Vlad Taltos is a mobster as well as an assassin in a magical city called Adrilankha. In this series he has been given the largest contract of his entire career but it is not what he expects.
*There are currently 13 books published in this series. 6 more books are planned for publication.*