Delilah S Dawson

Delilah S. Dawson is the New York Times bestselling writer of Star Wars: PHASMA, plus Galaxy’s Edge: Black Spire, The Secrets of Long Snoot, She Will Keep Them Warm, Worthless, The Perfect Weapon, and Scorched; the Blud series, Servants of the Storm, the HIT series, the Minecraft: Mob Squad series, Mine, Wake of Vultures and the Shadow series (as Lila Bowen). With Kevin Hearne, she is the co-writer of the Tales of Pell series. Her new standalone, The Violence, a generational trauma tale set during a pandemic of random outbreaks of violence is published in 2022. Her comics credits include the creator-owned Ladycastle #1-4, Sparrowhawk #1-5, Star Pig #1-4, and many others as well as stories in Star Wars Adventures #5, #6, #18, #25, and Star Wars: Forces of Destiny: Rose and Paige for IDW. Her most recent comics project is Wellington, written with Aaron Mahnke of the Lore podcast. Delilah is the winner of the 2015 Fantasy Book of the Year from RT Book Reviews for Wake of Vultures and the 2013 Steampunk Book of the Year and May Seal of Excellence for Wicked As She Wants. Her work has earned multiple stars from Kirkus, Publishers Weekly, Booklist, and Library Journal. She lives in north Atlanta with her family.

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  • The Violence

    27 September 2022

    When Chelsea Martin kisses her husband hello at the door of their perfect home, a chilled bottle of beer in …