About S.A. RULE
Sue Rule has been writing since the age of 7. She claims she kept trying to give it up, but it wouldn’t let her, so she embarked on creating the fantasy series “Shaihen Heritage”. The series grows out of Sue’s love of history and folklore, and tracks the fictional history of an imagined world which is not unlike our own. The process of imagining that world has led her to think about how we might seek to create “The Fair Land” in the real world.
“And the greatest of these is charity*” *aka love I consider the novels I write to be political fantasy. I’m not going to get into the whole debate about what’s Science Fiction and what’s Science Fantasy (life is to short) – by ‘fantasy’, I simply mean novels that take a…
When I published Spirit of Shehaios at the beginning of 2011, I confidently included news of the next books I intended to write in the Shaihen Heritage series. The idea was to go back to my original scribblings, stories set in the same world but a couple of millenia after…
The Shaihen Heritage series of novels by S.A. Rule tell the history of the Fair Land through the lives and stories of the people who created it. “Fair Land has many meanings – fair as in beautiful, fair as in just. Also known as the Whole Land, the Rich Land and the Home of the Free. It is a utopia that only exists by the intervention of magic.
Shé = land Haios = whole/holy
“…the land of Shehaios is alluring on so many levels… I gradually came to understand the mystique of the Spirit of Shehaios and just what that fully means through the lives of it’s inhabitants.”