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Mexican by birth, Canadian by inclination, Silvia Moreno-Garcia is the author of the novels VELVET WAS THE NIGHT, MEXICAN GOTHIC, GODS OF JADE AND SHADOW, and a bunch of other books. She has also edited several anthologies, including the World Fantasy Award-winning She Walks in Shadows (a.k.a. Cthulhu’s Daughters). She has won the British Fantasy Award and the Locus Award for her work as a novelist.
Silvia Moreno-Garcia’s debut novel, SIGNAL TO NOISE, about music and magic, won a Copper Cylinder Award and was nominated for the British Fantasy, Locus, Sunburst and Aurora awards. Her second novel, CERTAIN DARK THINGS, focused on narco vampires in Mexico City. It was selected as one of NPR’s best books of 2016 and was a finalist for the Locus and Sunburst awards. Her subsequent novel, THE BEAUTIFUL ONES, received the Romantic Times Seal of Excellence.
Silvia’s short story collection, THE STRANGE WAY OF DYING, was a finalist for the Sunburst Award.
As an anthology editor, her works include SHE WALKS IN SHADOWS (World Fantasy Award winner, published in the USA as Cthulhu’s Daughters), FUNGI, DEAD NORTH and FRACTURED. Silvia is the publisher of Innsmouth Free Press. She co-edited the horror magazine The Dark with Sean Wallace from 2017 to 2020. She’s a columnist for The Washington Post and reviews books for NPR.
She has an MA in Science and Technology Studies from the University of British Columbia. Her thesis can be read online and is titled “Magna Mater: Women and Eugenic Thought in the Work of H.P. Lovecraft.”
You can find Silvia on her website.
Agent Contact: Stevie Finegan
SILVER NITRATE (2023)
UNTAMED SHORE (2023)
THE DAUGHTER OF DOCTOR MOREAU (2022)
VELVET WAS THE NIGHT (2021)
MEXICAN GOTHIC (2020)