Monthly Archives: August 2018

Restoration: launch reminder and interviews

So, this is your last reminder to RSVP for the Restoration launch, which is happening tomorrow night at Brisbane Square Library. Me, Kim Wilkins, cupcakes, amusing profanities, books! So, 6pm arrival for a 6.30 start, details are here.

Over at
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Book Birthday!

Hello, Restoration!

My baby is out in the world.

‘Slatter’s dark imaginings, spritzed w/ humour, pack age-old magic into a contemporary setting with a sure hand. This woman knows her stuff.’ MARGO LANAGAN, bestselling author of Tender Morsels

And lest we
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Suspended in Dusk II: Sarah Read

Today’s blog guest is the lovely Sarah Read, talking about “Still Life with Natalie”, from the the new Suspended in Dusk II anthology.

1. What was the inspiration for your SiD2 story?

A friend of mine (hi Torii!) told me about a
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Restoration reviews

Grabs from the first couple of Goodreads reviews of Restoration – thanks to Paromjit and Imogene respectively. <3

1. Angela Slatter writes a bewitchingly compelling addition to this series. Her greatest strengths are her witty and humorous writing style
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Kaaron Warren: Tide of Stone

Today, the deceptively adorable Kaaron Warren talks specifically about her new novel, Tide of Stone, and about writing in general.

1. So, what do new readers need to know about Kaaron Warren?

I’ve been publishing fiction since 1993. Took me about five years
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Cover reveal: Year’s Best Dark Fantasy & Horror: 2018

Happy to see the cover for the latest Year’s Best Dark Fantasy & Horror from Paula Guran and Prime Books!

“Sunflower Junction,” Simon Avery (Black Static #57)
“Swift to Chase,” Laird Barron (Adam’s Ladder: An Anthology of Dark Science Fiction)
“Fallow,” Ashley Blooms (Shimmer
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The Flensing Factory

Just a heads-up, folks, that the Flensing Factory fees are going to go up at the end of August.

I haven’t done this for several years, so it’s well and truly time to give myself a pay rise!

Any work booked in now will
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Restoration …

OMG looks like the rumours are true and it’s a real book! Reviewers like Liz Barnsley have got copies of my baby!

Phantoms!

Very excited to be going over the proofs for this next anthology from Titan Books, Phantoms, edited by the wonderful Marie O’Regan. Four reprints and fourteen originals, including my “When We Fall, We Forget”.

When We Fall, We Forget – Angela
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He’s here!

Back home at last, to find Himself had arrived a few weeks ago and has been waiting patiently in the pile of mail.

Soon he’ll be on the shelf with HP Lovecraft, and I shall make them stare at each other for eternity.