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Karen Mahoney

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British writer of fantastical things.

THE IRON WITCH, THE WOOD QUEEN & THE STONE DEMON make up my YA contemporary fantasy trilogy for Flux in the US and Random House in the UK. It's about alchemy, dark elves, and a girl with magical iron tattoos. FALLING TO ASH (September 2012), began a new series for Random House UK about an ass-kicking teen vampire called Moth. You can read more of Moth's adventures in her very own webcomic: www.mothtales.com

In my varied career I've been a professional Tarot reader, a college counsellor, a dating agency consultant and a bookseller. Ever since I was six years old what I really wanted to be was Wonder Woman, but have instead settled for being a writer which is the best job of all!

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The Iron Witch (The Iron Wi...

3.46 avg rating — 9,522 ratings — published 2011 — 18 editions
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The Wood Queen (The Iron Wi...

3.71 avg rating — 2,060 ratings — published 2012 — 12 editions
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The Stone Demon (The Iron W...

3.74 avg rating — 841 ratings — published 2013 — 10 editions
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Falling to Ash (Moth, #1)

3.61 avg rating — 543 ratings — published 2012 — 6 editions
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The Lost Boy (The Iron Witc...

3.65 avg rating — 166 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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Moth

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Hunting the Dark (Moth, #2)

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The Silver Fey (The Iron Wi...

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A quick update for now, but at least it’s looking like good news… Here is the direct link to buy the HUNTING THE DARK ebook from Amazon in North America:


http://www.amazon.com/Hunting-Dark-Karen-Mahoney-ebook/dp/B00N7F54AG/


If anyone has any problems with this, do let me know. I’m still doing some investigation into issues with searching for the title, but at least we know it’s there. :)

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message 16: by Karen

Karen Mahoney Kate E.A. wrote: "kiss kiss hooray!"

*smooches*


Katherine kiss kiss hooray!


message 14: by Karen

Karen Mahoney Thank you! That's really nice of you to say, I'm glad you enjoyed it. At least you don't have long to wait for book 2... ;)

Kaz



Jojo wrote: "Hi Karen. Thanks for adding me. I just finished reading your book The Iron Witch. Can't wait for the 2nd book to be release..."


message 13: by Jen

Jen Hey Karen. Thanks so much for adding me. Looking forward to reading your books. :)


message 12: by Alexandra (last edited Jul 13, 2011 11:11AM)

Alexandra Shostak 0.0 Librarian status? *is ignorant about the interwebz*

Karen wrote: "Hmm... Good question! I've never added them myself, before. I think readers with 'librarian' status add them. I guess I could do it myself. I think the deal goes in PM today (?) so then it'll feel ..."


message 11: by Karen

Karen Mahoney Linda wrote: "Thanks so much for the add, Kaz! I found you through the Deadline Dames and I definitely plan to pick up your books! :D"


Thanks very much, Linda! Let me know what you think if/when you do. Stay in touch. :)

Kaz


message 10: by L.D.

L.D. Rose Thanks so much for the add, Kaz! I found you through the Deadline Dames and I definitely plan to pick up your books! :D


message 9: by Karen

Karen Mahoney Hmm... Good question! I've never added them myself, before. I think readers with 'librarian' status add them. I guess I could do it myself. I think the deal goes in PM today (?) so then it'll feel even MORE official. ;)

Alexandra wrote: "Dude, when are the Moth books going to be added to Goodreads?"


Alexandra Shostak Dude, when are the Moth books going to be added to Goodreads?


message 7: by Karen

Karen Mahoney Thank YOU! :)



Sangria3 wrote: "Thanks for your friendship, Karen!
I really like your quotes. :D"



Louise =] Glad you like it!


message 5: by Karen

Karen Mahoney Girlfriend, it's good to see you!! :)


Kate E.A. wrote: ":D BAM."


Katherine :D BAM.


message 3: by Karen

Karen Mahoney Thank you!! *blushes* That would be most awesome. :)

Kaz


Erica wrote: "Thanks for adding me! The Iron Witch sounds super good, and I love the cover too! In fact, I plan on buying your book when it comes out."


message 2: by Karen

Karen Mahoney No worries, nice to 'meet' you. :)


Ashley wrote: "Thank you for adding me"


Ashley S. Thank you for adding me


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