Daniel José Older


Daniel José Older is the author of the Bone Street Rumba adult urban fantasy series and the short-story collection Salsa Nocturna. His nonfiction writing on race, power, and publishing has appeared on Salon and BuzzFeed, and his short stories have been published in many science-fiction and fantasy magazines and anthologies. He also writes music and plays bass in the soul-jazz band Ghost Star.

Daniel lives in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York, where Shadowshaper is set.

You can find his thoughts on writing, read dispatches from his decade-long career as a New York City paramedic, and hear his music at www.ghoststar.net and @djolder.


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