Valerie Estelle Frankel

For fans of:George R.R. Martin, Suzanne Collins, Joss Whedon, Diana Gabaldon, J.K. Rowling

Valerie Estelle Frankel is the author of many books on popculture, including Doctor Who – The What, Where, and How, Sherlock: Every Canon Reference You May Have Missed in BBC's Series 1-3, History, Homages and the Highlands: An Outlander Guide, and How Game of Thrones Will End. Many of her books focus on women’s roles in fiction, from her heroine’s journey guides From Girl to Goddess and Buffy and the Heroine’s Journey to books like Women in Game of Thrones and The Many Faces of Katniss Everdeen. Once a lecturer at San Jose State University, she’s a frequent speaker at conferences. Come explore her research at