George Allen Butler II was born in Danville Illinois on Oct 20th 1968. He graduated from Danville Area Community College in 1988. After trying several lines of work, accounting, small business owner, railroad repair, he enlisted in the U.S Army’s Rocket Artillery in 2000. He served in several overseas tours of duty from the Liberation of Iraq in 2003, Korea in 2004-2005, 2010, and 2016-2017, Enduring Freedom Afghanistan in 2008, and Operation New Dawn 2011-2012. While deployed, George Butler sat down to write the books he always wanted to. Fox Elvensword and the Sword of Bhaal is his first published work. The story is continued in Fox Elvensword, The Champion of Tanger and Fox Elvensword and the Shard of Terraman. Fox Elvensword, the Road to Paladinhood is the next instalment of that continuing story.