Monthly Archives: October 2016

Review of Vigil in The Age

7682168-3x2-700x467The delightful Rjurik Davidson reviews Vigil in The Melbourne Age (and the Sydney Morning Herald and The Canberra Times).

Vigil review: Angela Slatter creates a seriously weird version of Brisbane

Angela Slatter won the World Fantasy Award for The Bitterwood
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Keira McKenzie: In Sacrifice We Hope


Caution: might not actually be Keira McKenzie

Keira McKenzie resides in the desert lands far to the west across the Tasman ditch.  In the city by the sea, she spends her time torn between drawing/painting and writing.  She
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New Review of Vigil

Vigil v4 2Many thanks to the delightful Maria Haskins for this great review of Vigil!

Angela Slatter’s ‘Vigil’ is a whodunnit wrapped up in a dark, urban fantasy world, and one of the many delightful things about this terrific page-turner of
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Hello, Hellboy

hbyaoh-tpb-cvr-solSoooo, one of the secrets I’ve been sitting on this year is the new Hellboy prose anthology, Hellboy: An Assortment of Horror, in which I haz a story.

Very excited about this, and very grateful to Mike Mignola and Chris
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Strange California: Kickstarter

strangeOkay, a kickstarter for your attention: Strange California. Starring Oz’s very own, very talented, Suzanne Willis, as well as Elise Tobler and Spencer Ellsworth among others (equally talented but possibly less Australian). It’s edited by Jaym Gates and J. Daniel
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Unsung Stories Audio

unsungWhen I was in the UK in August I was lucky enough to be invited to read at one of the Unsung Stories gigs with awesome talents Malcolm Devlin, Rob Boffard and Elie Lee.

The noise file is now available.

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Over at Five Mosaic Novels You Should Read

Art from Lavie Tidhar's Central Station

Art from Lavie Tidhar’s Central Station

Yay, my PhD didn’t entirely go to waste coz I got to write this article for!

Five Mosaic Novels You Should Read

A mosaic novel, you say? What’s that
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Appearance at the Wheeler Centre

wheelerI’ll be in Melbourne over the weekend teaching on Sunday, and on  preciousMonday 24 I’ll be doing a reading from Vigil as part of the Wheeler Centre’s The Next Big Thing.

Speculative Fiction

What if?Untether your
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A.C. Buchanan: And Still the Forests Grow though we are Gone

A.C. Buchanan lives just north of Wellington. They’re the author of Liquid City and Bree’s Dinosaur and their short fiction has most recently been published in the Accessing the Future anthology from and the Crossed Genres Publications anthology Fierce Family.
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Review: Of Sorrow and Such

sorrowsandsuch-cover-200x300Well, a year since its release and my lovely Ditmar Award winning novella, Of Sorrow and Such keeps getting nice reviews. Huzzah! Thanks, Alasdair Stuart.

Mistress Gideon is a witch. The people of Eddas Meadow, the village where she lives, either
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