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Carrie Vaughn


USA flag (b.1973)

Carrie Vaughn is the New York Time Bestselling author of more than twenty novels and over eighty short stories. She's best known for the Kitty Norville urban fantasy series about a werewolf who hosts a talk radio advice show for supernatural beings -- the series includes fourteen novels and a collection of short stories -- and the superhero novels in the Golden Age saga. She's a contributor to the Wild Cards series of shared-world novels edited by George R.R. Martin, and also writes the Harry and Marlowe steampunk short stories about an alternate nineteenth century that makes use of alien technology. She has a masters degree in English lit, graduated from the Odyssey Fantasy Writing Workshop in 1998, and returned to the workshop as Writer in Residence in 2009. She has been nominated for the Hugo Award, various RT Reviewer Choice Awards -- winning for Best First Mystery for Kitty and The Midnight Hour -- and won the 2011 WSFA Small Press award for best short story for "Amaryllis."

Genres: Urban Fantasy, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Young Adult Fantasy
 
Series contributed to
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Anthology series
Steampunk Trails (with O M Grey, Lyn McConchie and Henrik Ramsager)
Steampunk Trails: Steaming Ahead to Adventure (2013)
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Anthologies containing stories by Carrie Vaughn
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Short stories
The Haunting of Princess Elizabeth (2000)
The Aracane Art of Misdirection (2012)


Awards
Philip K Dick Award Best Book winner (2017) : Bannerless


Carrie Vaughn recommends
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Sins & Shadows (2009)
(Shadows Inquiries, book 1)
Lyn Benedict
"Full of big adventure, big action, and weird magic."
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Spellcast (2011)
(Spell , book 1)
Barbara Ashford
"Warm, humerous, emotional, heartfelt, and full of magic."
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This Case Is Gonna Kill Me (2012)
(Linnet Ellery, book 1)
Phillipa Bornikova
"Phillipa is a great writer... I can't wait to see what she comes up with next."
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Dreams of the Golden Age (2014)
Carrie Vaughn
"DREAMS OF THE GOLDEN AGE."
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Witchmark (2018)
(Kingston Cycle, book 1)
C L Polk
"An intriguing world of magic and modernity and the costs of both."

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