C.K. Beggan writes magical adventures for unconventional heroes. Her first novel, Girl of Shadow and Glass, tells the story of a physically fragile girl in a world of fading magic.C.K.’s writing career began with short literary fiction, written under a different name. Her short stories were nominated for the Pushcart Prize and the storySouth Million Writers award, but something was missing. Since returning to her first love (fantasy, of course!), one of her favorite things to do is adding a little magic into some of her unpublished older stories.C.K.’s hobbies include crafting, painting and creating the web comics Princess Disasterface, Growin’ Pup and Social Isolation. She also blogs and reviews books, but not as often as she would like. The remainder of her time is spent with her puppy.