Guest Spotlight: Leanna Renee Hieber

Leanna Renee HieberActress, playwright and author Leanna Renee Hieber is the award-winning, bestselling author of Gothic Victorian Fantasy novels for adults and teens. Her Strangely Beautiful saga won 3 Prism awards for excellence in the genre of Fantasy Romance, hit Barnes and Noble's and Borders bestseller lists and garnered numerous regional genre awards. This series will reissue in new, revised editions from Tor/Forge by 2015, now available for pre-order and the Strangely Beautiful saga is being adapted into a musical theatre production. Leanna's Magic Most Foul trilogy began with Darker Still, an Indie Next List pick and a Scholastic Book Club "Highly Recommended" title. Her new Gaslamp Fantasy saga, The ETERNA FILES, is available for pre-order in hardcover and digital formats and releases 2/3/15 from Tor/Forge. Her short fiction appears in anthologies such as Queen Victoria's Book of Spells (Tor), Willful Impropriety (Running Press), Dark Tales from Elder Regions (Myth Ink Books) and in multiple "Mammoth Book" anthologies from Running Press/Constable and Robinson. Her fiction has been translated into numerous languages such as Polish and Complex Chinese, and selected for national book club editions. A proud member of performers unions Actors Equity and SAG-AFTRA, she works often in film and television on shows like Boardwalk Empire. A perky Goth girl with more corsets than is reasonable, Leanna lives in New York City with her husband and their beloved rescued lab rabbit.

Visit her at:
Official Leanna Renee Hieber Website
Official Leanna Renee Hieber Twitter Account
Official Leanna Renee Hieber Facebook Page

See Leanna at TempleCon 2015 at:

Friday, February 6th, 5:30PM-6:30PM, in Con Suite 3 (Room 623)
Life Outside the Box

Saturday, February 7th, 11:30AM-12:30PM, in Con Suite 2 (Room 632)
Author Salon: Reading by Leanna Renee Hieber

Saturday, February 7th, 2:00PM-5:00PM, in Con Suite 3 (Room 623)
Neo-Victorian High Tea

Saturday, February 7th, 5:00PM-6:00PM, in The Rotunda
Dominion: A Retro-Futurist Fashion Show

Leanna Renee Hieber will also be vending in the Plaza Foyer throughout TempleCon 2015.