Angry Robot author Anna Kashina




Anna Kashina

Anna Kashina grew up in Russia and moved to the United States in 1994 after receiving her Ph.D. in cell biology from the Russian Academy of Sciences.

She works as a biomedical researcher and combines career in science with her passion for writing.

Anna’s interests in ballroom dancing, world mythologies and folklore feed her high-level interest in martial arts of the Majat warriors. She lives in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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)