About Gail

Gail Carriger has multiple NYT bestsellers and millions of books in print in dozens of different languages. She writes book hugs - comedies of manners mixed with steampunk, urban fantasy, or sci-fi (and cozy queer joy as GL Carriger). She is best known for the Parasol Protectorate and Finishing School series. She was once an archaeologist and is fond of shoes, octopuses, and tea. gailcarriger.com More »

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Latest News

NEW cozy space opera trilogy Tinkered Starsong starts with Divinity 36 out now! Book 2, Demigod 12 releases Aug 1, 2023.

Parasolverse TV animation option!

Special insider Parasolverse book: Dear Lord Akeldama & Parasolverse Ephemera (not a story). Join the Chirrup & get $2 off.

2023 is Gail’s year of audio specials. You’ll own the MP3s OUTRIGHT for c.$5 off the list price. Current offering.

Big Events: June 10 3pm Pacific: Divinity 36 Launch Party online & June 17 all day: Gail teaches an all day Heroine’s Journey extravaganza.

The Books

The Finishing School1850s Young Adult Completed Series

The Parasol Protectorate1870s Completed Series

The Custard Protocol1890s Completed Series

San Andreas ShiftersContemporary Gay Urban Fantasy Series

Delightfully Deadly1860s Finishing School Spin Off Stories

Supernatural SocietyParasolverse Stand Alone Queer Stories

Claw & Courtship1890s Stand Alone Werewolf Romances

Tinkered StarsScience Fiction Stories

Short StoriesParasolverse & Other Universes

Nonfiction & SpeakingBooks * Presentations * Workshops * Podcasts


Tinkered Stars universe: Crudrat is OUT in all formats. 

Parsolverse: Ambush or Adore, Agatha & Pillover’s story, is OUT in all formats.

San Andreas Shifters: Vixen Ecology, Mana & Lovejoy’s short (follows Enforcer), is a Chirrup exclusive.

The Heroine’s Journey Gail’s nonfiction book on narrative is out in all formats. References.

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