Anna Kashina

ANNA KASHINA is inspired by her diverse backgrounds as a Russian-born scientist, a competitive ballroom dancer, and a fan of martial arts, history, and folklore. She is the author of the award-winning Majat Code series featuring adventure fantasy, medieval politics, assassins, and romance. She lives in the US Northeast, where she combines her career in biomedical research and her passion for writing.

Blog Posts

Fantasy Authors’ Favorite Movies for USA Today (June 16)
Using Love Interests in a Fantasy Adventure for Get Lost in a Story (June 16)
Bengaw Stuffed Flatbread Recipe for Book Bites (June 16)
Using Parental Figures in Fantasy Without Killing Them Off for Bookpushers (June 16)
Worldbuilding for a Fantasy Series for The Speculative Herald (June 16)
My Favorite Bit: Assassin Queen for Mary Robinette Kowal (June 16)
Fantasy Authors’ Favorite Romance Novels for USA Today (February 16)
The Story Behind The Guild of Assassins for (September 14)
The Story Behind Blades of the Old Empire for (February 14)
My Favorite Bit: Blades of the Old Empire for Mary Robinette Kowal (February 14)


Interview with These Are Not The Droids You Are Looking For (June 16)
Interview with In Pursuit of My Own Library (June 16)
Interview with A C Wise (June 16)
Interview with Buzzy Mag (January 15)
Interview with USA Today (August 15)
Interview with The Civilian Reader (February 14)