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Welcome to the website of fantasy author Shona Kinsella.

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Welcome to the website of fantasy author, Shona Kinsella. Here you will find news of upcoming events, her current projects as well as giveaways and promotions. 

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Petra MacDonald and the Queen of the Fae available now!

Petra MacDonald and the Queen of the Fae is available for purchase as a beautiful paperback. An LGBTQ+ pagan dark fantasy set on a Scottish island.

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In a Flash: Collected Flash Fiction

Now available for pre-order

Have you enjoyed reading the flash fiction that Shona posts to the blog? Now you can own a collection of her works for less than a cup of coffee.

Ashael Rising is now available in a beautiful paperback edition. Buy from any large book retailer, order from your local independent book store or even request from your local library.



Shona will be joining Stephen Aryan and Cameron Johnston to discuss ending a series and deciding what comes next. Waterstones Argyle Street, 8th August, 7pm. Book your tickets here

Shona will be attending Fantasycon 2019 at the Golden Jubilee Hotel and Conference Centre, Clydebank from 18th - 20th October. Find out more and book tickets here.