Rhiannon Held is the author of the urban fantasy Silver series from Tor, the latest novel of which is Reflected. She lives in Seattle, where she works as an archaeologist for an environmental compliance firm.


Rhiannon Held has the following works available at Clarkesworld:

Taught by the Moon: Oral Traditions in Speculative Fiction

NON-FICTION by Rhiannon Held in Issue 89 – February 2014

When drawing upon real archaeology to build a fictional world, it’s perhaps no wonder that we often turn first to settled societies with written languages. Some of those societies have built impressive monuments and maintained complex governments—and left us a written record of those activities. It’s easy to stop there and forget about mobile hunter-gatherer […]