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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The Heroine’s Journey Gail’s nonfiction book on identifying narrative is out in all formats. References. More like it? Gail’s best resources.

Parasol Protectorate animation option!

Latest Video: Gail talks about AMBUSH in print, her new (old) 1918 parasol & favorite oolong tea!

Gail is out on submission with a YA space opera trilogy, the Tinkered Starsong. Learn more her newsletter, the Chirrup.

Upcoming events: Gail is super excited to be Guest of Honor at Westercon 75 June 30 – July 3 2023 in Anaheim, CA. Come and visit, combine it with a trip to Disneyland!

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 from the Parsolverse: Ambush or Adore, Agatha & Pillover, is OUT in digital & audio & PRINT!

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

Latest from the Tinkered Stars universe: Crudrat is OUT in all formants. 

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