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A. J. Hackwith is (almost) certainly not an ink witch in a hoodie. She's a queer writer of fantasy and science fiction living in Seattle, and writes sci-fi romance as Ada Harper. She is a graduate of the Viable Paradise writer's workshop and her work appears in Uncanny Magazine and assorted anthologies. Summon A.J. at your own peril with an arcane circle of fountain pens and classic RPGs, or you can find her on Twitter and other dark corners of the Internet.

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A little backstory: I wrote THE LIBRARY OF THE UNWRITTEN first, then wrote two romances as Ada Harper while I was despairing of ever getting …more
Hi Ashok!

A little backstory: I wrote THE LIBRARY OF THE UNWRITTEN first, then wrote two romances as Ada Harper while I was despairing of ever getting LIBRARY published. (Romance is good for despair, it is known.)

I chose to use two pen names just to help out readers: while I might include plenty of romance as a sub-plot in my fantasy books as A. J. Hackwith, Ada Harper is reserved purely for romance-centric books (and usually with a higher heat level with sex scenes). (less)
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“Claire lived by the firm moral philosophy that one could never have too many pockets, too many books, or too much tea.”
A.J. Hackwith, The Library of the Unwritten

“Forgiven doesn't mean no regret. We always regret the wrongs we've done. It just means you're not punishing yourself for it.”
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“The pain in death isn't the dying. It's the wounds we leave in our wake.”
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Fireborne (The Aurelian Cycle, #1) by Rosaria Munda
Fireborne by Rosaria Munda
(The Aurelian Cycle #1)
 
  2 votes, 33.3%

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Shattered Bonds by Faith Hunter
(Jane Yellowrock, #13)
 
  2 votes, 33.3%

Ninth House (Alex Stern, #1) by Leigh Bardugo
Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo
(Alex Stern, #1)
 
  1 vote, 16.7%

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Wicked Wings by Keri Arthur
(Lizzie Grace #5)
 
  1 vote, 16.7%

The Library of the Unwritten (A Novel from Hell's Library, #1) by A.J. Hackwith
The Library of the Unwritten by A.J. Hackwith
(A Novel from Hell's Library, #1)
 
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Rebel (Legend, #4) by Marie Lu
Rebel by Marie Lu
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Reaper (Demonica, #20) by Larissa Ione
Reaper by Larissa Ione
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