David Anthony Durham has been around for a little while as a publishing historical novelist, but Acacia: The War With The Mein marked his entry into the fantasy field. It received starred reviews from Publishers Weekly, Kirkus Reviews and Booklist. It made best of the year lists from Publishers Weekly, Fantasy Magazine, Kirkus Reviews, the American Library Association. It was mentioned favorably in Jeff VanderMeer's Best of the Year list in Locus Online, nominated for a Romantic Times 2007 Reviewers' Choice Award and earned him a 2008 John W. Campbell Award Nomination. It's been/being published in French, German, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, and in the UK.
The series continues with The Other Lands and concludes with The Sacred Band.
He maintains a regular blog HERE.