the Author

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).

  • Most recent blog post

    • State of the Author: September 2021 edition

      It’s been an eventful behind the scenes September, and it’s not quite finished yet. First: I am going to be doing a library Zoom call. Back in the non-pandemic age, the Friends of the East Gwillim­bury library invited me to speak to library readers. In theory this was going to happen on (Read more...)

  • News & appearances

    • West Essalieyan novels

      DAW books will no longer be publishing the final arc in the Essalieyan universe. Expla­na­tion (it’s long): here. But thanks to the generosity of West readers, I will write and publish them.  (Read more...)