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Katharine Kerr


(Nancy Brahtin)
USA flag (b.1944)

Katharine Kerr was born in Ohio, and moved to San Francisco Bay Area in 1962, where she has lived ever since. She has read extensively in the fields of classical archeology, and medieval and dark ages history and literature, and these influences are clear in her work. Her epic Deverry series has won widespread praise and millions of fans around the world.

Genres: Fantasy, Urban Fantasy, Science Fiction
 
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Short stories
Asylum (1994)
Giant Trouble (1994)
The Wellspring (1995)


Awards
British Fantasy Society Best Novel nominee (1995) : Days of Air and Darkness


Katharine Kerr recommends
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His Conquering Sword (1993)
(Jaran, book 3)
Kate Elliott
"A solidly drawn alien race, galactic-scale politics, intrigue, warfare, even a crackling love story."
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Being Small (2014)
Chaz Brenchley
"Highly recommended! ...brilliantly creepy...true to life...deeply disturbing..."
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Binding (2014)
(Moon Wolf, book 2)
Carol Wolf
"Wonderful! A strong new voice in Urban Fantasy tells a fast-moving, gripping story of evil magic in Los Angeles and the fearless werewolf who fights against it."

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