About Mishell

MBWalkingMishell Baker is a 2009 graduate of the Clarion Fantasy & Science Fiction Writers’ Workshop.  Her urban fantasy trilogy The Arcadia Project, shortlisted for the World Fantasy, Nebula, Tiptree and Mythopoeic awards, was released by Simon & Schuster’s Saga imprint, beginning with Borderline.  The series is narrated by Millicent Roper, a snarky double-amputee and suicide survivor who works with a ragtag collection of society’s least-wanted, keeping the world safe from the chaotic whims of supernatural beasties.

Mishell was part of the writing team for Orphan Black: The Next Chapter, narrated by Tatiana Maslany.  Her short fiction has appeared in Beneath Ceaseless Skies and Daily Science Fictionamong others.  When not writing, she can be found playing video games, learning languages for fun, and/or managing correspondence for the Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America’s Estates-Legacy Program.  She lives in Los Angeles with her two children and their amazing dad.