Lyndall Clipstone writes about monsters and the girls who like to kiss them

author of The World at the Lake’s Edge duology & the upcoming Unholy Terrors

Lyndall Clipstone writes about monsters and the girls who like to kiss them. A former youth librarian who grew up running wild in the Barossa Ranges of South Australia, she currently lives in Adelaide, where she tends her own indoor secret garden

Her debut novel, Lakesedge, was a Dymocks, Amazon, and Barnes & Noble bestseller, nominated for the 2021 Book Shimmy Awards, and selected as one of Better Reading’s 2022 top 50 kids’ books

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Lyndall Clipstone is a master at gorgeously atmospheric settings, darkly lush descriptions, perfectly flawed protagonists, and monstrous love interests that are the ideal amount of both frightening and seductive

Brittany Smith, bookseller at B&N South Carolina

bloody, sumptuous, and as timeless as a fairy tale

April Genevieve Tucholke, author of The Boneless Mercies

an eerily vivid world of dark magic and darker monsters

Marissa Meyer, internationally bestselling author of The Lunar Chronicles

prose that reads like a hypnotic incantation

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