About the Author

Ashley Hagood is a historical fiction and fantasy author.

Originally from California, she moved to the U.K. to attend Goldsmiths College, University of London, where she earned a joint degree in English and history. Since then, she has worked as a writer, editor, and web designer, primarily in the video game industry.

Ashley now writes fiction full-time. Embracing her interests in both history and creative writing, she enjoys crafting historical fantasy stories about women who wield sharp swords, sharper tongues, and strong hearts.

She currently lives in California with her husband, son, and cat. When she’s not writing, she’s usually reading, playing narrative video games, binge-watching fantasy shows, or taking long walks to plot her next story.