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New Release: Into the Dark

Elizabeth is pleased to announce the release of her latest audiobook: Into the Dark by J. A. Sutherland, now available at Audible! This is a wonderful SFF novel, the first in the Alexis Carew series, with a smart and courageous teenage heroine and a creative revisioning of the Royal Navy in deep space. 114 more words

Recording News

Mad Scientist Journal

I am happy to announce that I will have a story coming out in the Summer quarterly of Mad Scientist Journal. “Just Like Used to Make” originally appeared in  16 more words


Genevieve Valentine's PERSONA (Saga, 2015)

So my brain is broken right now, right, on account of me finishing a PhD thesis. For the last several weeks, I have barely been able to make myself read: for the last fortnight, I really haven’t. 106 more words


Review - Ludo and the Star Horse

Ludo and the Star Horse, Mary Stewart

Took me a while to get hold of this, as I don’t think it’s currently in print. I wasn’t expecting much of it, since I knew it’s a children’s story, but I do love Mary Stewart’s work, and this morning I was feeling moderately dreadful, so something comforting sounded like the perfect plan. 241 more words


Review - Authority

Authority, Jeff VanderMeer

Coming after Annihilation, this book seems to make so much more sense, to be begin with. There are still aspects of mystery, confusion, and not just around Area X — there’s missing time, people who haven’t even been to Area X seeming contaminated by it, etc, etc. 248 more words


Writing Prompt

I have the urge to post a visual writing prompt. If you’re reaching for creative writing ideas, check out this series of three potentially connected images (is it just me, or is there a lot of post-Apocalyptic quest story coming off of these pictures? 128 more words


Recently arrived review copies: Fisher and van Eekhout

Sharon Lynn Fisher’s ECHO 8, and Greg van Eekhout’s excellent PACIFIC FIRE, courtesy of Tor Books. 16 more words