J.L. Gribble is the author of the urban fantasy/alternate history Steel Empires fiction series, published by Dog Star Books/Raw Dog Screaming Press. Her other jobs include medical editing, Netflix watching, cat snuggling, and blogging.


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Praise for the
Steel Empires series

“…an intriguing world with complex characters.”

Publishers Weekly

“Strong plotting and captivating characters will please fans of fantasy quests.”

Library Journal

Blade meets Parks and Rec.”

Geekshow Podcast


Mar 20-22ConCoction 2020 (Cleveland, OH)
Event cancelled due to COVID-19
May 22-25Balticon 54 (Baltimore, MD)
Event cancelled due to COVID 19
Jun 25-28In Your Write Mind (Seton Hill University, Greensburg, PA)
Event cancelled due to COVID-19

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