All Carriger Books
Here’s Gail’s Suggested Reading Order
The Finishing School1850s Young Adult Completed Series
Sophronia is recruited to a finishing school for spies located in a dirigible. Set in Gail's Parasolverse these four YA books are full of steampunk etiquette, well-dressed espionage, and flying food.
The Parasol Protectorate1870s Completed Series
Five books (and one prequel short) chronicling the exploits of Alexia Tarabotti, a lady of considerable assets including a large Scottish werewolf, a battle-parasol, and treacle tart. Oh, and she has no soul. Includes assorted special editions and adaptations.
The Custard Protocol1890s Completed Series
Rue and her crew of miscreants charge about in their high-tech dirigible trying to fix the British Empire - mainly with tea. A four book series that explores how the supernatural evolved throughout the Parasolverse.
San Andreas ShiftersContemporary Gay Urban Fantasy Series
A gay Alpha werewolf moves his pack and his merman boyfriend to San Francisco. Throw in an accidental mage, a killer kitsune drag queen, the kelpie in charge of the DMV, and a dratsie barista and these misfits might just become family. High heat romps guaranteed to make you smile.
Delightfully Deadly1860s Finishing School Spin Off Stories
Stand alone stories set in the Parasolverse filled with manners, spies, and supernatural creatures taking tea. These novellas feature the exploits of graduates of Mademoiselle Geraldine's Finishing School, AKA The Finishing School series.
Supernatural SocietyParasolverse Stand Alone Queer Stories
Stand alone stories featuring popular queer characters from the Parasolverse. Contains a great deal of forward flirtation between members of the same sex, supernaturals of different species, and high society and the lower orders (gasp).
Claw & Courtship1890s Stand Alone Werewolf Romances
Stand alone stories set in the Parasolverse full of werewolves in cravats and the women who adore them.
Tinkered StarsScience Fiction Stories
Gail's sci-fi universe includes a YA adventure featuring an outcast misfit, a sexy alien police procedural on a space station, and more to come.
Short StoriesParasolverse & Other Universes
Gail's short stories include fairies disguised as jesters, warrior women with unusual weapons, and the secrets of Alexia's father, Alessandro Tarabotti.
Nonfiction & SpeakingBooks * Presentations * Workshops * Podcasts
Gail's non-fiction projects include The Heroine's Journey book; various presentations & seminars for authors on the history, business, and craft of writing; and travel podcast 20 Minute Delay.