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Seanan McGuire

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Born
in Martinez, California, The United States
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Stephen King, Emma Bull, Tanya Huff, William Shakespeare

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June 2009


Hi! I'm Seanan McGuire, author of the Toby Daye series (Rosemary and Rue, A Local Habitation, An Artificial Night, Late Eclipses), as well as a lot of other things. I'm also Mira Grant (www.miragrant.com), author of Feed and Deadline.

Born and raised in Northern California, I fear weather and am remarkably laid-back about rattlesnakes. I watch too many horror movies, read too many comic books, and share my house with two monsters in feline form, Lilly and Alice (Siamese and Maine Coon).

I do not check this inbox. Please don't send me messages through Goodreads; they won't be answered. I don't want to have to delete this account. :(

Morning, all.

I just logged into this account to check some book info, and discovered that I had messages in my inbox (wtf?). I won't be answering them, because that would be committing to coming back to check for replies, and I can't do that right now. I'm sorry.

My general policy is that I read all email that comes through my website contact form (http://seananmcguire.com/contact.php), and repl... Read more of this blog post »
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“I’m a cat. We aren’t required to make sense.”
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“That's the nice thing about insanity: evil people kill you, but crazy ones try to make you understand.”
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Sangria Thanks for your friendship, Seanan! :)


message 1: by Mark

Mark Hola!


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