Imagine a world where not only *can* women save the world, but that they MUST. Buy this. Get it. Read it. Absorb it. And then go out and create that world. That is what Leanna is giving us here: a gentle pride of the past, a small hope for the future. It's a precious gift. Don't waste it." -- Kiaras at Waiting for Fairies waitingforfairies.com
About the Author
Her debut novel, TheStrangely Beautiful Tale of Miss Percy Parker, landed on Barnes& Noble's bestseller lists,won two 2010 Prism Awards (Best Fantasy, Best First Book) and is in development as amusical theatre production. The Perilous Prophecy of Guard and Goddess won the 2012 Prism Award(Best Fantasy). This out of print series will be reissued byTor / Macmillan in 2014.
DARKER STILL (Magic Most Foul book 1) hit the Indie Next List as arecommended title by the American Booksellers Association and was selected as a "highly recommended" title byScholastic. TheTwisted Tragedy of Miss Natalie Stewart has been praised by Booklist, RT Bookreviews and more. The finale, The Double Life of Incorporate Things is serializing on Leanna'sblog.
Her short fiction has beenfeatured in anthologies such as WillfulImpropriety, "Too Fond" on Tor.com, "Charged" in Queen Victoria's Book of Spells and in The Mammoth Book of Gaslight Romance. Her new Gaslamp Fantasyseries with Tor/Macmillan, THE ETERNA FILES, launches 2014. Her books have beentranslated into many languages and selected for multiple book clubeditions.
A proud co-founder of theoriginal Lady Jane'sSalon Reading Series in New York, Leanna was named the 2010RWA NYC Chapter Author of the Year. A member of ActorsEquity Association and SAG-AFTRA, Leanna works often in film and television onshows like Boardwalk Empire. When not writing or on set, she's telling ghoststories, frequenting Goth clubs, corset shopping, channeling NarcissaMalfoy, wandering graveyards and adventuring about in full Victorian regalia. She resides in NYC with her husbandand their beloved rescued lab rabbit.