A.C. Wise was born and raised in Montreal, and currently lives in the Philadelphia area. Her short fiction has appeared in publications such as Uncanny, Tor.com, Shimmer, and multiple Year’s Best anthologies. Her fiction has won the Sunburst Award for Excellence in Canadian Literature of the Fantastic, and been a finalist for the Nebula Awards, the Sunburst Awards, the Lambda Literary Awards, and the Aurora Awards, while her work as a reviewer has been a finalist for the Ignyte Awards.
Her debut novel, Wendy, Darling, was published by Titan Books in June 2021, and a companion novel, Hooked, is forthcoming from Titan Books in July 2022. She has two collections, The Ultra Fabulous Glitter Squadron Saves the World Again, and The Kissing Booth Girl and Other Stories, published with Lethe Press, and a novella, Catfish Lullaby, published with Broken Eye Books. Her newest short story collection, The Ghost Sequences, was published by Undertow Books in October 2021. In addition to her fiction, she contributes review columns to Apex Magazine and The Book Smugglers.
Contact the author at firstname.lastname@example.org or find her on Twitter as @ac_wise.
She is represented by Barry Goldblatt at BG Literary.
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