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: January 2023 edition

      First: December. I finished the first draft of Hunter’s Redoubt on the 24th of December – in time to panic about Christmas tree & presents & Christmas eve dinner. It’s 303k words long, so… the longest first book in any series I’ve written T_T. It has gone off to the editor. Hope­fully, it will go off to (Read more...)

  • News & appearances

    • Cast in Eternity has been delayed

      Longer story here. Cast in Eter­nity, orig­i­nally sched­uled for release on the 28th of September, 2022, will now be published two months later, on the 29th of November, 2022. This is because the book isn’t quite finished yet, and there was, mirac­u­lously, room in the schedule to move it to (Read more...)