Donald Bruce Callander
March 23, 1930 -- July 25, 2008
Don Callander was the best-selling author of the 'Mancer series and the Dragon Companion series. Don originally worked as a travel writer/photographer and graphic designer before retiring to start his writing.
Don was born in Minneapolis, brought up in Duluth, Minnesota, and graduated from high school there before enlisting in the U. S. Navy in 1947. After serving four years on active duty (including the Korean War) he transferred to the Naval Reserve where he served as a 'weekend warrior' for twenty additional years.
He settled in Washington, D.C., where he married, raised four children, and worked on the Washington Post newspaper and in National Headquarters of the American Automobile Association (40,000,000 members!) until his retirement in 1991.
During his retirement, Don lived in Florida and at the age of 62, began writing his bestselling fantasy books until he passed away in 2008.
- Dragon Companion
Don CallanderHuman Seeks Employment. Former Librarian with Dragonriding Skills Thomas Whitehead, a... More
- Dragon Rescue
Don CallanderHave You Seen This Dragon? Arbitrance Constable had been missing for over ten years—a... More
- Dragon Tempest
Don CallanderWhat makes a Dragon Tempest? Take one librarian named Tom from Iowa. Add one magical dragon, one beautiful... More
Don CallanderA firemaster wizard's young apprentice must quickly learn the ways of pyromancy before the dreaded Ice King turns the... More
Don CallanderThe author of Pyromancer offers its spellbinding sequel. Douglas Bright Glade, Journeyman Pyromancer,... More
Don CallanderTrouble is brewing in the north. First, Flarman Flowerstalk, the renowned firemaster, suddenly disappears. Then the... More
Don CallanderWhen the beautiful Aquamancer, Myrn Manstar of Flowring Island, journeys to a far off land on a rescue mission, she... More
Don CallanderCompanion wanted... Sea Otter preferred. Marbleheart was a sleek, dark-furred sea otter.... More
- Warlock's Bar And Grille
Don CallanderAbel Crochet, a warlock whose beloved witch-wife had poofed, was forced by the Martian Witches and Wizards Guild... More
- Star Warrior
Don CallanderFar into the future, the battlefield is in space. Robots, Catladies, Reptiloids, Stygians, and Lizards are as common as... More
- Teddybear, Teddybear
Don CallanderAfter years of development, David Wellesley, PhD, a scientist with the Johnson Space Flight Center in Dallas, created a... More