Michelle is an author, book­seller, and lover of liter­ature based in Toronto. She writes fantasy novels as both Michelle Sagara and Michelle West (and some­times as Michelle Sagara West). You can find her books at fine booksellers.


Cast in Honor

by Michelle Sagara

In the aftermath of a vicious battle between darkness and light, the city of Elantra has emerged victo­rious. But Shadows continue to haunt every corner of its streets… Elantra stands strong, but countless numbers of Hawks, the city’s staunchest protectors, were lost in the brutal attack. Humans, Barrani, Aerians, Leon­tines — none of...

  • Most recent blog post

    • State of the Writer, sort of, September 2015

      I traveled to Brisbane, deter­mined to finish Grave. Toronto to Brisbane is a long flight (or long, at least, in North American terms, and very long if one absolutely hates being on a plane, which your author emphat­i­cally does). On the first leg of the journey, I sat beside a young man who pretty (Read more...)

  • News & appearances

    • Worldcon 2014 schedule

      My Loncon3 (Worldcon 2014) schedule: How Does Book­selling Shape the Genre We See? Friday 11:00 — 12:00, Capital Suite 2 This panel will explore how book­selling works, and how it’s changed over the past decade. How do book­sellers and publishers interact, and what infor­mation do they use to choose what to stock, and how? (Read more...)