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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Tinkered Starsong Book 3: Dome 6 (the finale!) releases Oct 1, 2023. Preorder direct from Gail & you get it at least 2 days before everyone else & a sample chapter. Join the Chirrup for behind the scenes gossip & more!


Events: Sept 30, 3pm Pac (6pm East) Live Dome 6 Launch Party with Gail on her FB page.

The Books

Tinkered StarsScience Fiction Stories

The Parasol Protectorate1870s Completed Series

The Finishing School1850s Young Adult 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

Short StoriesParasolverse & Other Universes

Nonfiction & SpeakingBooks * Presentations * Workshops * Podcasts


NEW cozy space opera trilogy Tinkered Starsong starts with Divinity 36 , continues with Demigod 12 in print & digital! Audio coming 2024.

Latest Parasolverse: Dear Lord Akeldama & Parasolverse Ephemera.

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

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

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