Malinda Lo


Malinda Lo is the author of several young adult novels including most recently the science fiction duo logy Adaptation and Inheritance (Little, Brown). Her first novel, Ash, a retelling of Cinderella with a lesbian twist, was a finalist for the William C. Morris YA Debut Award, the Andre Norton Award, the Mythopoeic Fantasy Award, and the Lambda Literary Award. Her novel Huntress was an ALA Best Book for Young Adults and a finalist for the Lambda Literary Award. @MalindaLo.

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Tremontaine Season One Omnibus!

We are excited to share that all 13 episodes of Season 1 of our delicious fantasy of manners are now available in collected editions from the retailer of your choice.

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Awards Eligibility

Serial Box is so proud of all of the fantastic fiction we published in our inaugural year! Should anyone be inclined towards award nominations, here is a complete list of our eligible items.

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Announcing Tremontaine Season 2!

Readers can expect more sex, scandal, and swordplay this Fall when Tremontaine returns for season 2 in October.

From The Writers' Room

Malinda Lo on writing Tremontaine Ep 12: “A Tale of Two Ladies”

In Diane I saw a woman who had found a way to claim her own power in a culture that systematically denied her agency. She was capable of doing everything a man could do, but she had to do it while playing the role of a beautiful society wife.

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New Episode! Tremontaine Episode 12: “A Tale of Two Ladies”

At long last, Kaab and Diane face off in a drawing room duel where the weapon of choice is words.

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Malinda Lo on writing Tremontaine Ep 8: “A City Without Chocolate”

One little-known fact about me is that I am not a chocolate lover.

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New Episode! Tremontaine Episode 8: “A City Without Chocolate”

Diane's secret arrangement with the Balam family bears fruit as a strategic withholding of chocolate wreaks havoc on the city's social fabric, from the Hill to Riverside.


A Chat Over Chocolate

While our heroes and heroines enjoy their mid-season hiatus, some of the writing team behind Tremontaine got together to discuss the season, the characters, and of course, the chocolate.

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Malinda Lo on writing Tremontaine Ep 4: “A Wake in Riverside”

The title for episode 4, "A Wake in Riverside," came directly out of our initial writers' retreat when we plotted out the entire season of Tremontaine. I remember someone scrawling that title on the white board propped up in Ellen Kushner's living room, and it has been the title ever since.

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New Episode! Tremontaine Episode 4: “A Wake in Riverside”

An unexpected offer from the Duke Tremontaine forces a difficult decision upon Rafe.

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