Kelly Gay

Kelly Gay is the critically acclaimed author of the Charlie Madigan urban fantasy series. She is a multipublished author with works translated into several languages and earning accolades: a two-time RITA nominee, an ARRA nominee, a Goodreads Choice Award finalist, and a SIBA Book Award Long List finalist. Kelly is also a recipient of North Carolina Arts Council’s Fellowship Grant in Literature. She can be found online at


Books by this Author

HALO: Smoke and Shadow
HALO: Fractures
The Hour of Dust and Ashes
Carniepunk: Hell's Menagerie
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Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. A room without books is like a body without a soul. ~ Cicero

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. King Arthur; Lestat; Aragorn; Sherlock Holmes

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. French fries

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Gardening, research & art

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. Numb/Linkin Park, Untitled/Simple Plan, Viva la Vida/Cold Play, Nessun Dorma/sung by Paul Potts, Vivaldi's Four Seasons Winter Allegro

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