Author Archives: isabelcooper

About isabelcooper

I'm Izzy. I write stuff: mostly vaguely fantasy stuff, and most notably the following books: Hickey of the Beast, published March 2011 by Candlemark and Gleam No Proper Lady, published September 2011 by Sourcebooks Lessons After Dark, forthcoming in April 2012 from Sourcebooks I also like video games, ballroom dancing, and various geeky hobbies like LARPing. I have been known to voluntarily purchase and eat circus peanuts. Like, a whole bag at once.

Lucifer and Writing the Inhuman

My TV viewing criteria is some combination of: Historical, But Not With Actual People as Main Characters, Because Their Lives Tend to be Tragic and Squalid Crime But Like Serial Killers, Financial Stuff is Boring Comedy: Witty, Not Cringe, Nothing … Continue reading

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Been A While, Huh?

Some stuff has happened! I’ve finished drafts of a new trilogy in the Highland Dragons series. It’s going to be set in the Middle Ages, when there was way more cover for people turning into dragons and also stabbing each … Continue reading

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Kindletastic!

In which I break from writing romance briefly to republish Hickey of the Beast, my YA fantasy: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01MTCF98F/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1485293157&sr=8-1&keywords=hickey+of+the+beast I grew up as a faculty brat at a number of boarding schools, then went to one myself, and ten years later … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays!

I’m here in rural-est PA with family, computer, pastries, and a large stack of library books. Writing is happening; so are excessive dinners. It’s great! Also great: Gambled Away, the historical romance anthology of stories where someone gets won as … Continue reading

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Distractions, Free and Cheap

So…that happened. Not going to discuss it at length on author blog: most people who’ve read my novels have a pretty decent idea of what my views are, I’d imagine. If you want to think about something else for a … Continue reading

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Release Day!

Gambled Away is now out! http://amzn.to/1Rot773 I’m over on Literary Escapism today, discussing crossover genres and snowcones. http://www.literaryescapism.com/48804/guest-author-story-alchemy-by-isabel-cooper Yay!      

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More Wordswag

This one from my story, “Raising the Stakes.”  

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