Cooper was born in Sacramento and also lived in San Francisco, New York, Maryland, Virginia, and North Carolina, and recently moved to Washington. Before she started writing full time in early 2010, she was a retailer and web designer.
In June 2011, her Dark Mission series was launched with Blood of the Wicked. Her debut release was closely followed by July 2011's Lure of the Wicked. RT Magazine has lauded Cooper's "electrifying, very promising start".
The Dark Mission series:
- May 2011 Before the Witches (Avon Impulse; novella)
- June 2011 Blood of the Wicked (Avon Romance)
- July 2011 Lure of the Wicked (Avon Romance)
Historical Urban Fantasy:
Tarnished (The St. Croix Chronicles #1)Jun 26, 2012 A choking fog blankets Victorian London—and in a stroke of discriminatory genius, Society has raised London to the sky.
Gilded (The St. Croix Chronicles #2)Dec 26, 2012 In the gleaming heights of Victorian London, a world of deception awaits an unconventional Society lady whose taste for adventure makes her a most formidable adversary…
Corroded (The St. Croix Chronicles #3)Sep 23, 2013 Hungry for vengeance, Cherry St. Croix is forced to the fog-ridden streets of Victorian London.
Tempered (The St. Croix Chronicles #4)Feb 10, 2014 Forced out of London's coal-blackened streets, Cherry St. Croix is faced with her most difficult undertaking yet: sobriety.
Engraved (The St. Croix Chronicles #5)May 29, 2014 Cherry St. Croix returns to the fog-ridden streets of Victorian London, where the balance of power threatens all that she loves.
Transmuted (The St. Croix Chronicles #6)Jan 26, 2015 In this final installment of Cherry St. Croix’s adventures, only one thing could compel the disgraced countess to return to Society—the threat of immortality.
The Mysterious Case of Mr. Strangeway (The St. Croix Chronicles #0.5)
- "RT Book Reviews on Karina Cooper's Blood of the Wicked". Retrieved 24 July 2011.