Curtsies & Conspiracies Special Extras

Curtsies & Conspiracies released in November of 2013 Here are some fun blog posts and resources that tie to this book. Research I did, chattering and amusement on the subject of brain farts and other issues. A conspiracy is afoot – one with dire implications for both supernaturals and humans. Curtsies & Conspiracies was a New […]

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The Teachers at Mademoiselle Geraldine’s Finishing School

Here’s some fun behind the scene stuff from developing the teachers at Mademoiselle Geraldine’s Finishing School… First of all here is the lay out of the school: You can download the full size schematic for free from this page on my website. THE TEACHERS!   I hope you enjoyed this extra matter on the subject of […]

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Finishing School Fan & Sprinkle Maneuver!

I just wanted to remind you that this fun series of gifs exists, Gentle Reader. From the Finishing School Series, the fan & sprinkle Anti werewolf maneuver! Cover2Cover Blog says of Etiquette & Espionage: “The plot was mysterious but also full of action and adventure and at every turn of the page I was captivated […]

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Hardcovers of the Finishing School Books Going Out of Print

Quick announcement for you today, Gentle Reader. Finishing School hardcover editions likely soon to be out of print. Waistcoats & Weaponry has already got the axe. Just the hardcovers, don’t panic. My Chirrup subscribers have heard this already (and if you missed the window then why aren’t you getting the Chirrup? Hummm?) but it seems […]

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3 Finishing School Deleted Scenes from Gail Carriger

In honor of the full Finishing School series now being available in trade paperback, and collected ebooks, (there is no boxed set, sorry) I present unto you, Gentle Reader… Finishing School Deleted Scenes Please be aware that deleted scenes may (and often do) contain spoilers. Read at your own risk. Hidden Passages Despite Lady Linette’s […]

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Official News: Merch! Bumbersnoot Necklace Now Available

Dear Gentle Reader, I have arranged with Badali to create a few Finishing School fine jewelry pieces. Badali makes beautiful high-quality pieces and have worked with various author friends of mine, so I have complete confidence in them. Badali is mainly owned and run by women. I met them at ECCC and they were wonderful […]

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National Poetry Month… Dimity Style

Gentle Reader, April is National Poetry Month. As you may have guessed from my work I have a contentious relationship with poetry. Part of this has to do with my misspent youth. Some youths misspent their energy on crazy parties, doughnutting, cow tipping, you know. I wrote poetry. I am ashamed. Nevertheless, here is my […]

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Japanese Cover Art for Curtsies & Conspiracies Plus Ketchup

I believe the translation has now hit shelves in Japan, so here, Gentle Reader is the cover art for Curtsies & Conspiracies in Japanese. Isn’t it the cutest thing ever!?! via Dormaus Uhrwerk (@thedormaus): your name in katakana – Geiru Kyarigaa. I do love the way the Japanese covers always take from a scene in […]

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Curtsies & Conspiracies Now Available!

The second Finishing School book, Curtsies & Conspiracies, launches today! Squee! Amazon chose it as one of their teen books of the month! Kirkus chose it as a Best Bet for Science Fiction & Fantasy Books for November 2013 I’m super excited about this book and I hope you all enjoy reading it as much […]

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Curtsies & Conspiracies Launches Tomorrow

Book 2 of the Finishing School is due out tomorrow. Curtsies & Conspiracies chronicles Sophronia’s continuing efforts to construct her own identity and find a place for herself in my tea-drenched steampunk world. Of course, the problem is, how does a girl build an identity when she is a spy and her stock in trade […]

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