From Star Wars Adventure Journal
Barbara Hambly's contributions to the Star Wars universe include the novels Children of the Jedi and Planet of Twilight, plus short stories in Star Wars" Tales from the Mos Eisley Cantina and Star Wars: Tales from Jabba's Palace anthologies. Her non-Star Wars novels range from high fantasies to historical mysteries to vampire tales. She holds both a master's degree in medieval history and a black belt in Shotokan karate. She has also been president of the Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America.