About Gail

Gail Carriger has multiple NYT bestsellers and over a million books in print in dozens of different languages. She writes comedies of manners mixed with urban fantasy (and sexy queer joy as G. L. 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. More »

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Latest News

The Heroine’s Journey Gail’s nonfiction heart book on writing is out in all formats. References. Further reading? Gail’s resources section for authors.

Parasol Protectorate animation option!

Latest Video: Gail launches Crudrat & talks upcoming book projects

Gail is currently out on submission with a YA space opera trilogy. Learn more about it in her newsletter, the Chirrup.

Upcoming events: July 9, 3pm Pacific – FB Live: State of Books also Gail is super honored to be Guest of Honor at  Westercon 75 June 30th – July 3rd 2023 in Anaheim, CA.

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


Latest Parsolverse story: Ambush or Adore is OUT in digital & audio & PRINT!

Latest Tinkered Stars story: Crudrat is OUT in ALL FORMATS! 

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

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