M. L. Tishner

Mari is a half-Peruvian, half-American hobbit and pug owner who was born and raised in Indianapolis, Indiana where she grew up writing Sailor Moon/Gundam Wing fanfiction. She studied biology and Spanish at Indiana University where she decided to revive an old space opera she wrote in her high school years.

Mari lives in southern Germany with her husband and pug, Abner, where she regales others of her adventures as an expat in the Land of Beer and Pretzels. The God Queen is her first novel.