The author of "Death's Daughter" is Amber Benson. Amber Benson is known for previously being an actress on the television show "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" where she played the character Tara Maclay. She has also directed and produced a web series and three feature films.
The book "Death's Daughter" was first published in 2009 by Ace Books and belongs to the "Calliope Reaper-Jones" series. As of 2013 there are a total of five books in this collection, and "Death's Daughter" is the first book. The book is a paranormal fiction that tells the story about the main character, Calliope Reaper-Jones, who is literally the daughter of Death.