Walke Rhodes lives in Ottawa, Canada. As a child, she always wanted to be a princess -- the ind that knows how to wield a sharp sword to help save both kingdoms and princes from fire-breathing dragons and dark wizards. Instead, she became a playwrigh, which is just as ood and much less dangerous. Along with writing, organ enjoys photography, travel, reality TV, and is an extremely picky, yet voracious reader of all type of books. Under another pen name, she ’ s a national bestselling author of many paranormal novels. Falling Kingdoms is her first high fantasy.