An American fantasy author, she actually is best known on her behalf 1983 novel, The Mists of Avalon, and on her behalf well-known Darkover series. Her function is frequently tinged with feminist ideology. She graduated having a Bachelor of Arts level from Hardin-Simmons College or university in Abilene, Tx. She released her first book, Falcons of Narabedla, in 1957. She was raised on a plantation in Albany, NY. She wedded Walter H. Breen in 1964; the few divorced after Breen was caught on costs of child intimate misuse. Her literary function has been in comparison to that of J.R.R. Tolkien.