Karen Wrighton

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Amazon Bestselling Author of The Afterland Chronicles and Dark Fairy Tale Series

Hi, there! I'm Karen Wrighton, an established British author of books for teenagers, young adults and adults with young hearts.

My work falls into the broad genre of Speculative Fiction, a type of story writing that involves supernatural, futuristic or other imagined elements. This encompasses the traditional genres of Fantasy, Science Fiction, Horror, Supernatural Fiction and Science Fantasy.

This eclectic genre provides me with the flexibility to write stories that at first glance may appear very different, yet they all maintain that 'other worldly' element which I love, and which has come to characterise my work.

My books include my début novel ASCENSION OF THE
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“Imagination is a glorious thing, Without imagination there would be no solace for our suffering, no wondrous creations, no stories to beguile us, and no magic...”
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