Rachel Caine is the #1 internationally bestselling author of 13 novels to date in the young adult Morganville Vampires series (Glass Houses, The Dead Girls’ Dance, Midnight Alley, Feast of Fools, Lord of Misrule, Carpe Corpus, Fade Out, Kiss of Death, Ghost Town, Bite Club, Last Breath, Black Dawn and Bitter Blood). She also wrote the powerhouse urban fantasy Weather Warden series (Ill Wind, Heat Stroke, Chill Factor, Windfall, Firestorm, Thin Air, Gale Force, Cape Storm, and Total Eclipse), as well as the Outcast Season series, set in the universe of the Weather Warden novels (Undone, Unknown, Unseen, and Unbroken).
Her popular urban fantasy series The Revivalist debuted in August 2011 with the release of Working Stiff. The second novel, Two Weeks’ Notice, was released in August 2012.
She has also written paranormal romantic action/adventure for the Silhouette Bombshell line, including Devil’s Bargain, Devil’s Due, and the award-winning Athena Force: Line of Sight.
Rachel is also a contributor to several short story collections, including My Big Fat Supernatural Wedding, My Big Fat Supernatural Honeymoon, Strange Brew, Dark and Stormy Knights, Hex Symbols, and Retro Murder (all edited by P.N. Elrod), and the New York Times bestseller Many Bloody Returns (edited by Charlaine Harris and Toni L.P. Kelner). She is also a contributor to the Immortal and Eternal anthologies(edited by P.C. Cast), The Mammoth Book of Paranormal Romance (edited by Trisha Telep), and Eternal Kiss (edited by Trisha Telep), among many others.
Her novels have been published in more than 20 languages around the world. She was awarded a Career Achievement Award and a Pioneer Award in Urban Fantasy from Romantic Times.
A former professional musician, graphic artist, web designer, and corporate communications executive, Rachel finally left the business world in 2010 to devote her time completely to writing. She and her husband, award-winning fantasy artist R. Cat Conrad, live in Fort Worth, Texas.
Rachel looks forward to seeing all her fans at the Brisbane and Adelaide expos and will be appearing both days of both events between 11am and 5pm. She will be appearing in a publicly accessible Q&A on the Saturday of each event.
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