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Delilah S. Dawson

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in Roswell, GA, The United States
October 21

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Delilah S. Dawson writes whimsical and dark Fantasy for adults and teens. Her Blud series for Pocket includes Wicked as They Come, Wicked After Midnight, and Wicked as She Wants, winner of the RT Book Reviews Steampunk Book of the Year and May Seal of Excellence for 2013. Her YA debut, Servants of the Storm, is a Southern Gothic Horror set in Savannah, GA, and HIT is about teen assassins in a bank-owned America. Her Geekrotica series under pseudonym Ava Lovelace includes The Lumberfox and The Superfox with The Dapperfox on the way. Look for Wake of Vultures from Orbit Books in October 2015, written as Lila Bowen.

Delilah teaches writing classes at LitReactor and wrote the Island of Mesmer world for Storium.

Delilah lives with her husband, two
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Delilah S. Dawson Thank you so much! Vale isn't immortal, but he is longer lived than your average human. If Bludmen can live to 300, I'm guessing Vale would hit 150,…moreThank you so much! Vale isn't immortal, but he is longer lived than your average human. If Bludmen can live to 300, I'm guessing Vale would hit 150, maybe, since he's half human. And as for Cherie... what happened to her is a reflection of the child sex trade, and her time there was a nightmare. In Wicked Ever After, I mention that she finally got her happily ever after, though. As a rape victim myself, I can't imagine a world in which women weren't weighed down by past abuse, but I also want to see them move past it and triumph on the other side, like I feel I did.(less)
Delilah S. Dawson Hi! Thanks so much for reading! Unfortunately, I don't see it happening until rights revert back to me some day, at which point I hope to Kickstart an…moreHi! Thanks so much for reading! Unfortunately, I don't see it happening until rights revert back to me some day, at which point I hope to Kickstart an omnibus with all 4 Blud e-novellas packaged together in print. I'll be sure to update on Goodreads whenever that happens. This is just one of those unfortunate things about traditional publishing-- for now, it's totally out of my hands. :((less)
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“I would burn down the world for you," he whispered fiercely. "Your world or my own. I would rip down the entire city with my bare hands without a second thought. I don't need to taste anything else, I don't need a comparison.”
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“Time to beat back the bunny hordes," he said gallantly,knowing that any blood-hungry animals in the area would be waiting outside for me.
He threw open the door, shouting, "Bunnies, prepare to meet your doom!”
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“Dammit, woman! You're scent, your stupid bloody delicious scent lingering in every crevice of my body and my wardrobe, driving me nearly mad. Do you know what it's like to want something so badly, to have it so close, and still feel that it's out of your reach? Out of control?”
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“Time to beat back the bunny hordes," he said gallantly,knowing that any blood-hungry animals in the area would be waiting outside for me.
He threw open the door, shouting, "Bunnies, prepare to meet your doom!”
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message 14: by Liv

Liv Chanin Thanks for accepting my friend request! I've always only had three favorite fictional characters: Hannibal Lecter, Dolores Claiborne, and Lestat. I have officially added Criminy Stain to that list. He is absolutely delicious!


message 13: by Sophia

Sophia Thank you for accepting my friend request, Delilah. I only just finished catching up on your fabulous series yesterday. Talented lady!


message 12: by VampireNovelFan (last edited Apr 24, 2012 07:11PM)

VampireNovelFan Thanks for friending, Delilah! And thanks for dropping by my blog the other day. I was totally not expecting that so it was a huge pleasant surprise! I can't wait until the giveaway is over so that I can talk about it with even more friends. You're doing a stellar job!

Oh and FYI, when you reply to comments made here on your profile, the other user won't receive an alert that you've posted. You have to post over on their profile comments for them to know. It's a weird Goodreads quirk that they have yet to fix.


message 11: by Delilah

Delilah Dawson Thanks, Bri! Random shoe love is always welcome. =) Those are one of my fav pair, from Iron Fist. The skull eyes are crystals.


message 10: by Bri

Bri •Books and Bri• Hey, Delilah!

Thank you for friending me! Also, a random comment: I ADORE your shoes in your profile picture. Absolutely love them. Just thought I would share (sorry again for the randomness)! :)

Can't wait to read your book!


Delilah Dawson Currently on my blog, there's a giveaway of launch-party goodies plus a signed book filled with SECRETS. Here's a link: http://delilahpaints.blogspot.com/201...Wicked as They Come


Delilah Dawson Thanks so much, Fathima! I'm so glad you enjoyed it. =)


Fathima Hey Delilah , thank you soo much for adding me up !!! Sooooooo very nice to meet you ! Loved your book to the moon and back girl ! Had loads of fun reading it . Looking forward to book 2 and more of Criminy and Letitia .. You rock gal , all the very best xoxo


Roxanne Delilah wrote: "Thanks so much, Roxy! I'm so glad you liked it!

On a side note, my first car ever was a red Chevy Cavalier, and I named her Roxy and have loved the name ever since. =)"


Haha I love it! I'm so glad my name has been put to good use.

P.S: One of my best friends names is Delilah so bonus points to you for having such an awesome name. lol :P


Delilah Dawson Thanks so much, Roxy! I'm so glad you liked it!

On a side note, my first car ever was a red Chevy Cavalier, and I named her Roxy and have loved the name ever since. =)


Roxanne Hey Delilah!

Thanks for accepting my friendship add.

Fantastic book! I'm making sure all my friends read it, so that can all fall in love with Criminy Stain like I did. Look forward to book 2.

-Roxy


Delilah Dawson Stephanie wrote: "Look at you with your author goodreads page! Yay! :)"

They asked how they knew I was Delilah, and I told them I was wearing Delilah's underpants. I guess that was good enough. =)


Stephanie Look at you with your author goodreads page! Yay! :)


Delilah Dawson Brent wrote: "YOU'RE ON GOODREADS. Yay."

I'm kind of a late adopter, as you can tell by my camera-less flip phone with collies as one of 4 available wallpapers. =) But if you're here, it must be cool.


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