Hi! I’m Liselle

YA Author


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Liselle Sambury is a Trinidadian-Canadian author who grew up in Toronto, Ontario, and her brand of writing can be described as “messy Black girls in fantasy situations.” In her free time, she shares helpful tips for upcoming writers and details of her publishing journey through a YouTube channel dedicated to helping demystify the sometimes complicated business of being an author. She’s represented by Kristy Hunter at The Knight Agency.


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Blood Like Magic

Available Now

Sixteen-year-old Voya Thomas is given the impossible task of either killing her first love or losing her family’s magic forever.

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Blood Like Magic Sequel

(Title and Cover TBA)

Coming out in Summer 2022

Follow sixteen-year-old Voya Thomas six months later in the aftermath of what happened in the first book.

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(Cover TBA)

Coming out in Spring 2023

Seventeen-year-old Daisy Odlin must confront the figurative and literal ghosts of her mother’s past when they inherit a mansion in northern Ontario.

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Upcoming Events

tuesday, Sept 21st, 2021

Blood Like Magic Spoiler Live Show • Virtual

Join me on YouTube as I answer YOUR spoiler-filled questions about Blood Like Magic Live.

thursday, Sept 23, 2021

Instagram Live • Virtual

Chatting with Nafiza Azad, the author of the newly released The Wild Ones and the award winning The Candle and the Flame

Contact for Media/Events USA/International

Jenny Lu at Simon and Schuster

Contact for Media/Events Canada

Mackenzie Croft at Simon and Schuster Canada

Contact Agent

Kristy Hunter at The Knight Agency