In search of variety, Sabrina Chase started writing fantasy and science fiction while a graduate student in physics and enjoyed it so much she continued even after getting her degree. Besides science, other interests include restoring old houses, military history, aikido, and inventing a cat-translation device.
Series, with books in order ...
Sequoyah (The Long Way Home, Raven's Children, Queen of Chaos)
Guardian's Compact (The Last Mage Guardian, Dragonhunters)