Author Media Kit:
Official Author Bio
New York Times, Publishers Weekly, and USA Today bestselling author Yasmine Galenorn writes the bestselling urban fantasy series: the Otherworld/Sisters of the Moon Series for Berkley and the Indigo Court Series. She will soon be starting a spinoff of the Otherworld Series called the Fly By Night Series. She also wrote the paranormal Chintz 'n China Mystery Series, and the Bath & Beauty Mystery Series (the latter written as India Ink) and eight nonfiction metaphysical books. She's been in the Craft for over three decades, is a shamanic witch, and describes her life as a blend of teacups and tattoos. She lives in Kirkland WA with her husband Samwise and their cats. Yasmine can be reached via:
Yasmine Galenorn is pronounced: Yaz-mihn (with a "Y"--not a "J") Gal-eh-norn.
2095 Broadway Suite 505
New York, NY 10023
If you are interested in me writing anything--from short story to novella to book, or you have questions about the rights to my books/film/TV rights, please contact Meredith rather than me because I will just refer you to her. I do not offer client referrals to my agent unless I personally know the person I'm referring, so please do not ask (and she knows my policy).
Note For Bookstore Owners, Event Coordinators, & Interviewers
If you wish to contact me about an interview, book signing, readings of my work, writing workshops or lectures/talks at discussion groups, please contact my publicist (for fiction), or you may contact me directly via my contact page. Please allow for a month's response time.
New York, NY 10014
FOR Signings and Events: I am now scheduling signings for 2014. Contact me early.
NOTE: I have food allergies and asthma. I have certain requirements so please discuss these with me when we are planning the event, and be prepared for me to require a few specific things (especially NO SMOKING. I will NOT do an event where there are cigarettes or cigars present).
Requests for Cover Quotes:
All requests for cover quotes must be submitted through my editor/publisher. Books must be print, no e-books or POD, and no self-published books. Please send your request in writing (that's via snail mail) to:
Kate Seaver, Senior Editor
375 Hudson Street
New York, NY 10014
No phone calls or email please, and allow plenty of time for a decision. I'm on a very tight schedule and agree to few requests.
Upcoming & Past Events (Not including signings)
Past (not inclusive of all events, and does not include simple signings):
Reviews & Praise:
"Galenorn's thrilling supernatural series is gritty and dangerous, but it's the tumultuous relationships between all the various characters that give it depth and heart. Vivid, sexy and mesmerizing..." Romantic Times Magazine
"Galenorn promises to be one of the major bright lights of the paranormal genre." Romantic Times Book Club Magazine 4-1/2 Star TOP PICK!
"...the first in an engrossing new series...a whimsical reminder of fantasy's importance in everyday life...Galenorn's gallery of rogues is an imaginative delight." Publisher's Weekly
"Camille is a wicked delight...this is a book to pick up after sunset when the summer wind is blowing and you're tired from the day. It is delightful..." Flames Rising.Com
"Galenorn can comfortably join the ranks of Kim Harrison, Laurell Hamilton, and the others who have come forth with sexy, smarty, sassy heroines. Camille, Delilah, and Menolly may be less violent but they get the job done and manage to have complicated sex lives and relationships that make them seem like someone who might live in our neighborhood -- provided your neighborhood has fairies, giants, dryads, and the occasional dragon and yokai-kitsune." SFRevu.Com
"...captivates the reader with unique and fascinating connections to the world we know and a creative fantasy world that opens your mind to endless possibilities. I absolutely loved it!! And I can't wait for DARKLING, coming in January 2008." Fresh Fiction
"With sex, danger, unique characters, great storytelling, and fantastic world building, Yasmine Galenorn has created another winner in her Sisters of the Moon series. CHANGELING is a can't miss read destined to hold a special place on your keeper shelf." Lori Ann, Romance Reviews Today
"The second in Galenorn's D'Artigo Sisters series...[Changeling]...ratchets up the danger and romantic entanglements. Along with the quirky humor and characters readers have come to expect is a moving tale of a woman more comfortable in her cat skin than in her human form, looking to find her place in the world." Booklist
"Once again, Galenorn expertly blends romance, fantasy, and mystery into one edge-of-your-seat novel." Bookloons
"Changeling is a face paced, well-written book that I read in one sitting. I enjoyed reading of all the characters from the previous book and seeing how Delilah grows to be a strong, confident woman. I really enjoy the world which Ms. Galenorn has brought us back to..." Night Owl Romance
"This is an excellent start to what promises to be a highly entertaining and magical series... Fans of the paranormal won't want to miss this one." CA Reviews
"Yasmine Galenorn has written a fantastic, exciting and elictrifying urban fantasy that is on par with such greats at Laurell K. Hamilton, Mercedes Lackey, and Kim Harrison." Alternative Worlds.com
"Witchling is pure delight..." Maryjanice Davidson, NYT bestselling author
"Watch out, Laurell Hamilton. Galenorn's kickbutt fae ramp up the action in a wyrd world gone awry...I loved it!" Patricia Rice, NYT bestselling author
"Reminiscent of Laurell K. Hamilton with a lighter touch...a delightful new series that simmers with fun and magic." Mary Jo Putney, New York Times bestselling author
"Witchling is a fun read, filled with surprise and enchantment." Linda Windstead Jones, author of the Star Witch
"A wicked, witty read. I couldn't put it down." Candace Havens, author of Charmed & Dangerous
"This book will have you believing in magic." Linda Randall Wisdom, author of After the Midnight Hour
"The Sisters of the Moon are enchanting, amusing and deliciously wicked. Yasmine Galenorn has created a thoroughly believable world, with fast-paced adventure spiced with delightful humor. She is on top form with this wonderful new series, and I can't recommend it enough." Doreen Roberts/Kate Kingsbury, Author of The English Wife and the Pennyfoot Mystery Series
"Witchling is one sexy, fantastic paranormal mystery-romantic read." Terese Ramin, editor of Bewitched, Bothered & BeVampyred
"As always, Galenorn has a gift for making the family work while dealing with all sorts of supernatural problems and still making you pay attention to what's for dinner. The characters at this point become old friends to the reader and whether you are fighting a battle or with them as they take care of their baby gargoyle you are firmly entrenched in the story. This is the kind of series that even those who do not care for the supernatural will find a very good read." Affaire de Coeur, ***** 5 Stars, Reviewer's Choice
"...Galenorn cleverly reveals her plot threads in the latest Otherworld offering...Action and sexy sensuality make this book hot to the touch." Romantic Times, 4 Stars: ****
"Ms. Galenorn writes spell binding stories that keep you on the edge of your seats as well as reaching for a cold glass of water. This is one series where I cannot wait to see what happens next!" CoffeeTime Romance Reviews
"If you're looking for an out of this world enchanting tale of magic and passion, DRAGON WYTCH is the story for you. I will be recommending this wickedly bewitching tale to everyone I know!" Dark Angel Reviews
"Ms. Galenorn's writing style is amazing and I am definitely going to have to go back and read the rest of the series. Sexy, intriguing, and full of sass. Ms. Galenorn pens a winner! 4.5 Hearts" Book reviews by Crystal