Books Samantha Shannon Books by Samantha Shannon Samantha Shannon has written books about: Science Fiction & Fantasy Fiction Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Samantha Shannon Time Machine A Haunting, Victorian-Inflected Dystopia In 'The Mime Order' January 29, 2015 Samantha Shannon's richly detailed follow-up to The Bone Season picks up with clairvoyant heroine Paige on the run after leading a revolt against the alien oppressors of her far-future England. Book Reviews 'The Bone Season': Could This Be The Next Harry Potter? Maybe! August 18, 2013 The Bone Season kicks off a new fantasy series about a clairvoyant girl in a future dystopia. Author Samantha Shannon was a student when she started writing — now, she's being touted as the next J. K. Rowling. And reviewer Jane Ciabattari says her work lives up to the hype.