Cherie Priest

Cherie Priest

About Cherie Priest

Cherie Priest is a full-time novelist, perhaps most famous for the Clockwork Century series, starting with the highly-acclaimed and award-winning Boneshaker. She is also a member of the Wild Cards Consortium, George R. R. Martin’s superhero universe. She currently lives in Tennessee with her husband, and you can find out more at

Latest book

Fiddlehead: A Clockwork Century novel

Books by Cherie Priest

  • Fiddlehead: A Clockwork Century novel
  • The Inexplicables
  • Ganymede
  • Dreadnought
  • Boneshaker

Praise for Cherie Priest

‘It’s full of buckle and has swash to spare, and the characters are likable and the prose is fun… a hoot from start to finish’ – Cory Doctorow

‘It’s awesome. I loved everything about it, and I can’t wait for it to come out so the rest of the world can read it and understand why I loved it as much as I did’ – Wil Wheaton

‘Intelligent, exceptionally well written and showcasing a phenomenal strong female protagonist’ – Publishers Weekly

‘Cherie Priest is the high priestess of steampunk’ – The Seattle Times

‘The world of Priest’s Clockwork Century is a lush foundation upon which she can weave a virtually limitless number of stories’ – Barnes and Noble