After leaving high school early, C.L. Polk worked as a film extra, a costermonger, and identified lepidoptera before settling down to write fantasy novels. Those fantasy novels include the World Fantasy Award winning novel Witchmark which, along with Stormsong and Soulstar, comprises the Kingston Cycle, nominated for a 2022 Hugo Award for Best Series Their standalone novel, The Midnight Bargain, was a Canada Reads, Nebula, Locus, Ignyte, and World Fantasy Award finalist. Polk lives near the Bow River in Calgary, in a tiny apartment with too many books and a yarn stash that could last a decade.
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