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River of Teeth

Sarah Gailey’s River of Teeth duology is a rip-roaring alternate history of an American west where hippos run rampant and a diverse cast of outlaws, demolitionists, conwomen and crooks try to reclaim the Mississippi. Authors rave about the first novella, River of Teeth: “Man-eating hippo mayhem is my new favorite mayhem. Gailey’s debut is a gift of violent, unexpected glee and I can’t wait for more capers with Winslow Houndstooth and Ruby the stealth hippo.” —Kevin Hearne, New York Timesbestselling author “This hippopotamus epic is just as preposterously fun as you could possibly have hoped — but it’s also a brave, clever alternate history. River of Teeth packs one hell of a gold-plated bite.” —Charlie Jane Anders, author of All the Birds in the Sky “Weird and wonderful, River of Teeth proves handily why Sarah Gailey is a writer to watch.” —Chuck Wendig, New York Times bestselling author of Star Wars: Aftermath and Invasive

  • Taste of Marrow
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    • Taste of Marrow

    • River of Teeth (Volume 2)
      Sarah Gailey
      Tor/Forge

    • Campbell finalist Sarah Gailey's hippo mayhem continues in Taste of Marrow, the sequel to rollicking adventure River of Teeth.

      A few months ago, Winslow Houndstooth...

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  • River of Teeth
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    • River of Teeth

    • River of Teeth (Volume 1)
      Sarah Gailey
      Tor/Forge

    • A Finalist for the 2017 Nebula Award for Best Novella

      Sarah Gailey's wildfire debut River of Teeth is a rollicking alternate history adventure that Charlie Jane...

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  • American Hippo
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    • American Hippo

    • River of Teeth
      Sarah Gailey
      Tor/Forge

    • In 2017 Sarah Gailey made her debut with River of Teeth and Taste of Marrow, two action-packed novellas that introduced readers to an alternate America in which hippos rule the...

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  • Worth Her Weight in Gold
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    • Worth Her Weight in Gold

    • River of Teeth
      Sarah Gailey
      Tor/Forge

    • Worth Her Weight in Gold

      Winslow Remington Houndstooth, notorious outlaw, handsomest heartbreaker in the American South, has just finished a lucrative job, but he's faced with...

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Sarah Gailey

Hugo Award-winning and bestselling author Sarah Gailey is an internationally published writer of fiction and nonfiction. Their nonfiction has been published by Mashable and The Boston Globe, and they won a Hugo Award for Best Fan Writer. Their most recent fiction credits include Vice and The Atlantic. Their debut novella, River of Teeth, was a 2018 finalist for both the Hugo and Nebula Awards. Their bestselling adult novel debut, Magic For Liars, was published in 2019.

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