Chelsea Quinn Yarbro
In the last 47 years, Chelsea Quinn Yarbro has written 94 books in a wide variety of genres including science fiction, urban and high fantasy, horror, historical horror, alternate history, young adult adventure, mystery, and Western. Yarbro is best known for her long-running vampire series, the Count Saint-Germain Cycle, which is now 27 books long. She has received a literary knighthood from the Transylvanian Society of Dracula in Romania; a Grand Master award from the World Horror Convention; a Living Legend award from the International Horror Guild, the first woman to be so honored; and the Horror Writers Association and the World Fantasy Convention have each presented her with a Life Achievement award. She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.