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Daniel José
Older

Writer
Brooklyn, NY

Daniel José
Older

Writer
Brooklyn, NY

The cinematic fiction of Brooklyn-based writer Daniel José Older is woven with elements of music, magic, art, urban fantasy, and ghost noir, and inflected by his experiences as a jazz composer and street paramedic. His work includes the Bone Street Rumba urban fantasy series, and his New York Times bestselling novel Shadowshaper was named one of Esquire's 80 Books Every Person Should Read.

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"I'm a visual thinker, so these sketches were how I processed and sorted out the mythology and story behind Shadowshaper and its upcoming sequel, Shadowhouse Fall."

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