Steven Karl Zoltan Brust is a writer whose work often shows
his love for his Hungarian heritage. Born on November 23rd, 1955, Brust
makes his home in a sprawling country house on the outskirts of Minneapolis
with his wife, Reen, their four children, and a fluctuating number of other
housemates and assorted wildlife.
Brust is the author of several novels, including Brokedown, To
Reign in Hell, and the books of the Vlad Taltos series,
and one solo record, "A Rose For Iconoclastes". He is also a founding
member of the legendary Minneapolis Scribblies Fantasy Writer's Group. In
addition to writing, he plays drums, banjo, and guitar in a variety of musical
groups. Other interests include Shotokan karate, fencing, pistol-shooting,
folk music, poker, computers, and cooking.