Michelle Sagara

January 01, 1963



See also:

Michelle Sagara West
Michelle West

Michelle is an author, bookseller, and lover of literature based in Toronto. She writes fantasy novels as both Michelle Sagara and Michelle West (and sometimes as Michelle Sagara West). You can find her books at fine booksellers.

She lives in Toronto with her long-suffering husband and her two children, and to her regret has no dogs.

Reading is one of her life-long passions, and she is sometimes paid for her opinions about what shes read by the venerable Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction. No matter how many bookshelves she buys, there is Never Enough Shelf space. Ever.

She has published as Michelle Sagara (her legal name), as Michelle West (her husband's surname), and as Michelle Sagara West (a

Average rating: 4.12 · 97,797 ratings · 4,899 reviews · 41 distinct worksSimilar authors
Cast in Shadow (Chronicles ...

3.79 avg rating — 15,841 ratings — published 2005 — 29 editions
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Cast in Courtlight (Chronic...

4.11 avg rating — 9,963 ratings — published 2006 — 26 editions
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Cast in Secret (Chronicles ...

4.16 avg rating — 9,137 ratings — published 2007 — 20 editions
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Cast in Fury (Chronicles of...

4.19 avg rating — 8,046 ratings — published 2008 — 17 editions
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Cast in Silence (Chronicles...

4.21 avg rating — 7,790 ratings — published 2009 — 18 editions
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Cast in Chaos (Chronicles o...

4.26 avg rating — 7,271 ratings — published 2010 — 12 editions
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Cast in Ruin (Chronicles of...

4.29 avg rating — 6,603 ratings — published 2011 — 11 editions
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Cast in Peril (Chronicles o...

4.24 avg rating — 5,931 ratings — published 2012 — 11 editions
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Cast in Sorrow (Chronicles ...

4.18 avg rating — 5,050 ratings — published 2013 — 9 editions
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Cast in Flame (Chronicles o...

4.27 avg rating — 4,431 ratings — published 2014 — 16 editions
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“It was true: hope could be unkind. You opened yourself up to the worst of wounds because you wanted to believe that something good could finally happen. But if you didn't? You missed this. This intense and prefect moment in which, while the world was almost literally going to hells all around you, hope and reality blended in a single, perfect note.”
Michelle Sagara, Cast in Ruin

“If life were fair, we would never have suffered what we suffered at all; having suffered it and survived, we're still reacting to things that don't exist anymore.”
Michelle Sagara, Cast in Ruin

“Kaylin is not known for her punctuality. She is known, in fact, for her lack--even by those outside of the Hawklord's command.”
Michelle Sagara, Cast in Shadow


Which January New Release would you like to read in February?

Books were randomly chosen from Goodreads' "Most Popular Books Published In January" list.

** Write-ins are allowed. If you do so, please include title, author and series name.

The Cruel Prince (The Folk of the Air, #1) by Holly Black
The Cruel Prince by Holly Black
(The Folk of the Air #1)
  2 votes, 28.6%

Blood Fury (Black Dagger Legacy, #3) by J.R. Ward
Blood Fury by J.R. Ward
(Black Dagger Legacy #3)
  2 votes, 28.6%

Dragon Blood (World of the Lupi, #14) by Eileen Wilks
Dragon Blood by Eileen Wilks
(World of the Lupi #14)
  2 votes, 28.6%

  1 vote, 14.3%

Iron Gold (Red Rising Saga, #4) by Pierce Brown
Iron Gold by Pierce Brown
(Red Rising Saga #4)
  0 votes, 0.0%

Unearthed (Unearthed, #1) by Amie Kaufman
Unearthed by Amie Kaufman
(Unearthed #1)
  0 votes, 0.0%

Beneath the Sugar Sky (Wayward Children, #3) by Seanan McGuire
Beneath the Sugar Sky by Seanan McGuire
(Wayward Children #3)
  0 votes, 0.0%

Thunderhead (Arc of a Scythe, #2) by Neal Shusterman
Thunderhead by Neal Shusterman
(Arc of a Scythe #2)
  0 votes, 0.0%

Cast in Deception (Chronicles of Elantra, #13) by Michelle Sagara
Cast in Deception by Michelle Sagara
(Chronicles of Elantra, #13)
  0 votes, 0.0%

The Dark Calling (The Arcana Chronicles, #5) by Kresley Cole
The Dark Calling by Kresley Cole
(The Arcana Chronicles #5)
  0 votes, 0.0%


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