Jude Fisher is the pseudonym for Jane Johnson, who is the Publisher of HarperCollins' science fiction and fantasy list, Voyager. She has also been involved in the publishing of JRR Tolkien's works for many years. As Gabriel King she has written four novels, with co-author M. John Harrison: THE WILD ROAD, THE GOLDEN CAT, THE KNOT GARDEN and NONESUCH. She is also the author of the official VISUAL COMPANIONS to Peter Jackson's movie trilogy of THE LORD OF THE RINGS. SORCERY RISING is her first solo novel. It will be followed by WILD MAGIC and THE WARS OF SORCERY.