Darcie Little Badger

Longlist, 2021 National Book Awards

Darcie Little Badger is a Lipan Apache writer with a PhD in oceanography. Her critically acclaimed debut novel, Elatsoe, was featured in TIME Magazine as one of the 100 Best Fantasy Books of All Time.
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A Snake Falls to Earth

ISBN 9781646140923 Levine Querido

Nina is a Lipan girl in our world. She’s always felt there was something more out there. She still believes in the old stories. More about this book >

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Darcie Little Badger

Darcie Little Badger is a Lipan Apache writer with a PhD in oceanography. Her critically acclaimed debut novel, Elatsoe, was featured in TIME Magazine as one of the 100 Best Fantasy Books of All Time. Elatsoe also won the Locus Award for Best First Novel and is a Nebula, Ignyte, and Lodestar finalist. Her second fantasy novel, A Snake Falls to Earth, received a Nebula Award, an Ignyte Award, and a Newbery Honor, and was Longlisted for the National Book Awards. Darcie is an Earth scientist, writer, and fan of the weird, beautiful, and haunting; she is married to a veterinarian named Taran.

(Photo credit: Bekah M. Photography)

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