Marshall S. Thomas
www.soldierofthelegion.com

Marshall S. Thomas is a retired US Government official who served in East Asia for most of his 35-year career. Marshall attended the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service, the University of New Mexico and the University of Miami with a major in Government/ International Affairs and a minor in History.

Marshall currently lives in Williamsburg, Virginia with his wife Kim Lien. His youngest son Alexander is a graduate of Virginia Tech and now working on his masters at VCU.  His eldest son Christopher is a graduate of Radford University who studied art and graphic design. Marshall loves to write science fiction but has also written on East Asian subjects including Lotus, the story of a refugee. He is a member of Goodreads, Author's Den, the Chesapeake Bay Writer's Group of the Virginia Writer's Club, and C.E. Winterland's Mindsight Forum.

  

  

 

 

  

 

 Awards & Recognition 
  • 2010 Foreword Magazine Book of the Year Finalist for Science Fiction for Cross of the Legion
  • 2009 Foreword Magazine Book of the Year Finalist for Science Fiction for Cross of the Legion
  • 2003 IBPA Ben Franklin Award Finalist for Popular Fiction for Soldier of the Legion
  • 2002 Foreword Magazine Book of the Year Finalist for Science Fiction for Soldier of the Legion
  • Marshall's Works include:
    Soldier of the Legion Black March | Slave of the Legion | Secret of the Legion | Cross of the Legion | Curse of the Legion