Amanda Downum


Amanda Downum is the author of the Necromancer Chronicles and Dreams of Shreds And Tatters. Her short fiction has appeared in Realms of Fantasy, Strange Horizons, and Weird Tales, and in the anthologies Lovecraft Unbound and Dreams From the Witch House. She lives in Austin, TX and studies Mortuary Science. Her day job sometimes involves dressing as a giant worm.

Where to find Amanda Downum online


The Poison Court
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 129,710. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2019 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » LGBTQ+ » General
When murder threatens delicate peace talks, Savedra Severos, the king’s mistress, becomes caught in a web of secrets that enmeshes three kingdoms. Among those secrets are Savedra’s own, dangerous enough to destroy her king and her family if they come to light. As traitors and assassins prowl the palace halls, she must decide whom she can trust...and what she’s willing to betray.
Bone Garden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Erisín is a haunted city, and her specters are hungry. When demons prowl the streets of Oldtown, preying on the poor and the weak, a young actor must face the ghosts of his past and of his family to protect his new home.
Shadow Unit 9
Series: Shadow Unit. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,790. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
“Always Crashing In The Same Car” by Will Shetterly, “Spell 81A” by Amanda Downum and Elizabeth Bear, and “Closet Monster” by Leah Bobet.
Shadow Unit 2
Series: Shadow Unit. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,070. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Contains three novellas: “Ballistic” by Sarah Monette, Emma Bull, Elizabeth Bear & Amanda Downum “Endgames” by Emma Bull “Overkill” by Elizabeth Bear plus bonus material.