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T. Kingfisher
T. Kingfisher is the vaguely absurd pen-name of Ursula Vernon, an author from North Carolina. In another life, she writes children's books and weird comics. She has been nominated for the World Fantasy and the Eisner, and has won the Hugo, Sequoyah, Nebula, Alfie, WSFA, Coyotl and Ursa Major... show more



T. Kingfisher is the vaguely absurd pen-name of Ursula Vernon, an author from North Carolina. In another life, she writes children's books and weird comics. She has been nominated for the World Fantasy and the Eisner, and has won the Hugo, Sequoyah, Nebula, Alfie, WSFA, Coyotl and Ursa Major awards, as well as a half-dozen Junior Library Guild selections. This is the name she uses when writing things for grown-ups. Her work includes multiple fairy-tale retellings and odd little stories about elves and goblins.When she is not writing, she is probably out in the garden, trying to make eye contact with butterflies. www.tkingfisher.com

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Elentarri's Book Blog
Elentarri's Book Blog rated it 7 months ago
TITLE: The Hollow Places AUTHOR: T. Kingfisher ________________________ DESCRIPTION: "Pray they are hungry. Kara finds these words in the mysterious bunker that she’s discovered behind a hole in the wall of her uncle’s house. Freshly divorced and living back at home, Kara now becomes obsessed wit...
99 problems, and a book ain't one
99 problems, and a book ain't one rated it 8 months ago
I think this book will stay with me for awhile, I'm afraid the willows have taken root. I know many people draw the obvious parallels with Lovecraft, but for me this one also had some vibes that brought up touchstones from The Mist (Stephen King) and a smidge of Pan's Labyrinth. Definitely that dark...
Chris' Fish Place
Chris' Fish Place rated it 10 months ago
Why should you read this?Kingfisher writes good dog.No, not enough?Kingfisher writes good leash?Well, you would understand if you had a dog.Kingfisher's novel is down right spooky. Mouse is suppose to be cleaning out her grandmother's old house but then something is tapping, tapping, tapping at the ...
Elentarri's Book Blog
Elentarri's Book Blog rated it 1 year ago
TITLE: The Twisted Ones AUTHOR: T. Kingfisher ____________________________ DESCRIPTION: "When a young woman clears out her deceased grandmother’s home in rural North Carolina, she finds long-hidden secrets about a strange colony of beings in the woods. When Mouse’s dad asks her to clean out her de...
Elentarri's Book Blog
Elentarri's Book Blog rated it 1 year ago
TITLE: Swordheart AUTHOR: T. Kingfisher ________________________ DESCRIPTION: "Halla is a housekeeper who has suddenly inherited her great-uncle's estate... and, unfortunately, his relatives. Sarkis is an immortal swordsman trapped in a prison of enchanted steel. When Halla draws the sword that...
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