Kirk Dougal (1966-2024) – Locus Online

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Author Kirk Dougal, 57, died March 18, 2024 in a Fort Wayne IN hospital of cancer.  

His Fallen Angel series includes Dreams of Ivory and Gold (2014) and Valleys of the Earth (2017). His epic fantasy Legacy of Bones (2020) launched series A Tale of Bone & Steel, which also includes Black Shadow Rising (2020), Wings of the Storm (2020), Joiner of Bones (2020), Dragonkiller (2021), Path of Shadows (2021), Flight of the Dragonlord (2022), Roar of Dragons (2022), and The Last Dragonlord (2023). He coedited anthologies Firestorm of Dragons (2008) and Mother Goose Is Dead (2011) with Michele Acker. 

Kirk B. Dougal was born May 16, 1966 in Van Wert OH. He attended Huntington University, and worked as a journalist. He was Vice President and Group Publisher of Hometown News Media Group in Vero Beach, Florida, and he was the former editor and publisher of the local Times Bulletin. He is survived by Anessia Foltz Dougal, his wife of more than 30 years, and their son and daughters.  

His Legacy.com obituary can be seen here.

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