Tag Archives: Corpselight

On Writing and Finishing a Trilogy

Over at Always Trust in Books I talk about the agony and the ecstasy of finishing off my Verity Fassbinder supernatural crime/urban fantasy trilogy.

Write a trilogy, they said. It’ll be fun, they said.

*sigh*

I should start by saying that
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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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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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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.

Corpselight won an Australian Shadows Award!

What a delight! The big demon head can sit on the shelf next to the HP Lovecraft head and they can glare at each other for eternity!

Thanks to the judges and the organisers, thanks to the wonderful Kat Clay for
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Happy birthday to me!

I’m a day late, sure, but the wonderful Jo Fletcher Books were not when these babies arrived on my doorstep yesterday – perfectly timed for my birthday.

Corpselight in paperback form with a brand new, never published anywhere before story, “Swan Girls” in the back …

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Locus Interview Extract

There’s an extract of my interview with Locus Magazine over at Locus online.

“I worked with intent. My thought was, I’m 37, and I want to give this a real go to do it as a career. I don’t want
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Decisions, decisions

Kathleen Jennings has taken over designing the badges for the Restoration launch bags … but she goes and gives me three options! Three!


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Locus 2017 Recommended Reading List

The Locus 2017 Recommended Reading List is out!

I’m thoroughly delighted to see so many friends on the list – and even more delighted to see that Corpselight made the list too!

As did Winter Children and Other Chilling Tales from
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Science Fiction & Fantasy Bookclub – Angela Slatter

So, tonight I’ll be at Trent’s Place – AKA the Avid Science Fiction & Fantasy Bookclub.

From 6.30pm-8.00pm we’ll be talking about Vigil, the first book in the Verity Fassbinder series set in Brisbane.

Come along!

Ask me anything!

I’ll probably answer truthfully, or at least amusingly.

Book online.