- "It was really fun to look at a character and get to decide why she was the way she was and what different parts of her wardrobe meant."
- ―Delilah S. Dawson, about "The Perfect Weapon"
Delilah S. Dawson is an American author who wrote the short stories "The Perfect Weapon," set before the events of Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens, and "Scorched," a prequel to Claudia Gray's novel Bloodline, published in Star Wars Insider 165.
It was revealed on April 7, 2017 that Dawson would be one of the authors contributing to the anthology book Star Wars: From a Certain Point of View. It was later announced at Celebration Orlando that she would also write the novel Phasma.
Dawson also wrote the Blud series and the Young Adult novels Servants of the Storm and Hit.