Cherie Priest

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Agent Contact Information


    Jennifer Jackson
    Donald Maass Literary Agency
    Suite 801
    121 West 27th Street
    New York, NY 10001

Press Kit


    Super-Short Bio:

    Cherie Priest is the author of more than a dozen novels, including the gothic horror story Maplecroft, the award-winning Clockwork Century series from Tor, and the Cheshire Red books from Bantam Spectra.

    Bio:

    Cherie Priest is the author of over a dozen novels, most recently the gothic horror story Maplecroft. She is perhaps best known for the steampunk pulp adventures of the Clockwork Century, beginning with Boneshaker. Boneshaker was nominated for both the Hugo Award and the Nebula Award; it was a PNBA Award winner, and winner of the Locus Award for Best Science Fiction Novel. Cherie also wrote Bloodshot and Hellbent from Bantam Spectra; Fathom and the Eden Moore series from Tor; and three novellas published by Subterranean Press. In addition to all of the above, her first foray into George R. R. Martin’s superhero universe, Fort Freak (for which she wrote the interstitial mystery), debuted in the summer of 2011. Cherie’s short stories and nonfiction articles have appeared in such fine publications as Weird Tales, Publishers Weekly, and numerous anthologies. She lives in Chattanooga, TN, with her husband, a big shaggy dog, and a fat black cat.


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