Daughter of Smoke and Bone is a trilogy of young adult fantasy/romance novels by American novelist Laini Taylor. The books follow Karou, a 16 year-old art student from Prague, Czech Republic. Karou was raised by chimera (mythical creatures made up of various animal parts), who call on her to perform tasks such as gathering teeth […]
Laini Taylor is an American author of young adult fantasy novels. She is the author of the Daughter of Smoke and Bone Trilogy. Laini earned her English degree from UC Berkeley. She is married to illustrator Jim Di Bartolo, with whom she has collaborated with. Laini and Jim live in Portland, Oregon with their daughter.