|Notable Works|| Blackbringer |
Lips Touch Three Times
Daughter of Smoke & Bone
Days of Blood & Starlight
Dreams of Gods & Monsters
Strange The Dreamer
Muse Of Nightmares
Laini Taylor, a self-described "writer-artist-daydreamer-nerd-person," is an American author and artist located in Portland, Oregon, USA. She is the creator of the Daughter of Smoke & Bone series. Along with Daughter of Smoke & Bone, she has also written 3 previous novels: Blackbringer and Silksinger in the Dreamdark series, as well as National Book Award finalist Lips Touch: Three Times.
Laini met her husband, illustrator Jim Di Bartolo (who illustrates Laini's novels), on her first day at art school. In 2009, their daughter Clementine was born.