January 10, 2012
Yoon S. Byun/Globe Staff
A license plate on R.A. Salvatore's car refers to his Dark Elf Trilogy.
A painting by Keith Parkinson (left) used for the cover of one of Salvatore’s books and an ax from the writer’s nephew.
Among the items on display in the writer’s home are swords from King Richard’s Renaissance Fair and an ax from Finland.
Salvatore writes about one or two books a year, mostly fantasy, including ones for the Star Wars franchise.
R.A. "Bob" Salvatore in his yard at his Leominster home.
Salvatore’s latest novel, ‘‘Neverwinter: The Neverwinter Saga, Book II.’’