Larry Correia, author of the best-selling Monster Hunter International series of hard-hitting urban fantasy, is expanding his horizons in 2015 with The Saga of the Forgotten Warrior, a new epic fantasy series. Correia is a prolific writer who collaborated with former Air Force bomb disposal expert Mike Kupari on the military thrillers Dead Six and Swords of Exodus. Swords of Exodus was nominated for an Audie Award for Best Thriller/Suspense Audiobook in 2015. His paranormal detective noir stories, the Grimnoir Chronicles, have also gained critical acclaim, with Hard Magic winning the 2012 Audie Award for Best Paranormal Audio Book, voiced by actor Bronson Pinchot. Correia has worked as a gun dealer, firearms teacher, corporate accountant, nonfiction freelance writer, and commentator.
He is a trained concealed weapons teacher and a competitive shooter. Correia and his patient wife and children live in the Utah mountains.