William C. Dietz

William C. Dietz is the bestselling author of more than thirty novels, including Halo: The Flood and the Legion of the Damned series. He grew up in the Seattle area, served as a medic with the Navy and the Marines, and graduated from the University of Washington. Dietz worked as a surgical technician, a news writer, a college instructor, a television producer, and a director of public relations for an international telephone company prior to embarking on a full-time writing career. Visit his website at WilliamCDietz.com

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In this prequel novel to StarCraft II, bestselling author William C. Dietz reveals the origins of the game’s heroes, Jim Raynor and Tychus Findlay.
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My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Work hard and hope for the best.

Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?

A. I would love to meet Winston Churchill. He would talk--I would listen.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. On my deck looking out over the water.

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. My haircut.

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. A man working in a rice paddy in Asia.

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