"Recommended for when you want some Steampunk with abit lighter touch, and are tired of the usual themes." -Gregory G. H. Rihn,Steampunk Chronicle Literary Editor
"As a collection Gaslight & Grimm is an absolutedelight. There isn't a single story in this that falls flat, and the mix ofgenres and themes, tales and characters, makes for a wonderfully varied andinteresting anthology." Kate Coe, SFF World
About the Author
Her published works include five urban fantasy novels, Yesterday's Dreams, Tomorrow's Memories, Today's Promise, The Halfling's Court: and The Redcaps' Queen: A Bad-Ass Faerie Tale, and a young adult Steampunk novel, Baba Ali and the Clockwork Djinn,written with Day Al-Mohamed. She is also the author of the solo collections A Legacy of Stars, Consigned to the Sea, Flash in the Can, and Transcendence, thenon-fiction writers' guide, The Literary Handyman, and is the senior editor of the Bad-Ass Faeries anthology series, Dragon's Lure, and In an Iron Cage. Her short stories are included in numerous other anthologies and collections.
Sheis a member of Broad Universe, a writer's organization focusing on promoting the works of women authors in the speculative genres.
In addition to her literary acclaim, she crafts and sells original costume horns under the moniker The Hornie Lady, at literary conventions, on commission, and wholesale.
Danielle lives in New Jersey with husband and fellow writer, Mike McPhail and twoextremely spoiled cats. She can be found on Facebook (Danielle Ackley-McPhail) and Twitter (DMcPhail, BadAssFaeries, eSpecBooks, and TheHornieLady).