The Big Idea: Kat Howard

Some stories beg to be written, and sometimes characters do the same. In author Kat Howard’s case, she intentionally left a door open for her character to walk through so she could write her again. Read on to see how this turned into her newest novel, A Sleight of Shadows.


Dear Reader:

I’m afraid this post must open with a confession: I am here under fraudulent pretenses. A Sleight of Shadows did not start with a big idea. It started with a very small one.

Look. I know. But I can explain.

A Sleight of Shadows is the second book in my now-complete Unseen World duology. The first book, An Unkindness of Magicians, was sold – and written – as a standalone. I thought I was finished! I knew what I was writing next. I was ready to move on…

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