Maria Dahvana Headley


Maria Dahvana Headley is a #1 New York Times-bestselling author and editor. Her novels include Magonia, Aerie, and Queen of Kings, and she has also written a memoir, The Year of Yes. With Kat Howard, she is the author of The End of the Sentence, and with Neil Gaiman, she is co-editor of Unnatural Creatures. Her short stories have been shortlisted for the Shirley Jackson, Nebula, and World Fantasy Awards, and her work has been supported by the MacDowell Colony and by Arte Studio Ginestrelle, where the first draft of The Mere Wife was written. She was raised with a wolf and a pack of sled dogs in the high desert of rural Idaho, and now lives in Brooklyn.


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Maria Dahvana Headley



Maria Dahvana Headley


Hotel Angeline: A Novel in 36 Voices

Susan Wiggs, Mary Guterson, et al.


The Mere Wife

Maria Dahvana Headley


Beowulf: A New Translation

Maria Dahvana Headley


Clarkesworld Issue 97

Helena Bell, Maria Dahvana Headley, et al.