Tag Archives: Kate Forsyth

City of Lies: Sam Hawke

A black belt in jujitsu, Sam Hawke lives with her husband and children in Australia. City of Lies is her first novel. She also has the shortest bio to ever appear on this blog.

1. What do new readers need to know about Sam
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Speculative Fiction Festival 2017

Superheroes Panel, Speculative Fiction Festival 2017. L-R: Margo Lanagan, Robert Hood, Maria Lewis. Photographer: Cat Sparks

Nice write-up of the NSW Writers Centre Spec Fic Festival of last weekend!

Thanks, Dr Katie Lavers.

The biennial Speculative Fiction Festival is an extraordinary festival organised by the
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Over at Avid Reader …

… the delightful Trent Jamieson says lovely things! And I’ll be at the Avid Reader Science Fiction & Fantasy Book Club on 31 July.

Spinning a Fairytale Web

The fairytale is a rich soup of story. As a starting point their foundations are strong
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Flight – The Pointy End

ravenAnd now we’re at the pointy end of the publishing process. The designers are making final tweaks to the layout, we’re gathering cover quotes, finalising cover design, and just waiting for the moment when the printer gets his hands on
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Alive …

1185470_10151660997382263_1477066860_n… barely. Suffering my worst cold in quite a while, lots of sneezing and coughing and generally being repugnant.

But in other news, Kathleen Jennings posted this, a silk shawl/scarf thing made from the design of the Midnight and Moonshine cover.

Also, I
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Brisbane Writers Festival – WOOOOT!

hero-235x235BWF have released their program into the wild – go here!

It’s a fantastic feast of wordy and illustratory fun – something for everyone, from workshops and masterclasses, to panels and interviews, spoken word events to lectures.

I’ll be talking Fables and Folk tales with
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Sydney Weekender

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View from the Intercontinental

I’ve returned from a wonderful weekend in Sydney. Having lived there for four years at one point it was a bit weird to find that this time I felt like a foreigner there. Don’t know why – I
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And, over at Kate Forsyth’s place …

… I answer some questions about my new work and why I write.

Here!

Once Upon a Lair: Kate Forsyth

Art by Kathleen Jennings

The Evil Drs Brain are very happy to welcome multi-award winning bestseller Kate Forsyth to the Lair. We’ve brought out the champagne flutes, a bottle of Bolly and some rather delicious pink cupcakes. A writer
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New Aurealis … with added Brains

Cover art by Ron Sanders

The latest issue of Aurealis Magazine is out and available here.

Not only does it contain great fiction from the likes of Chris Large and Steve Simpson, it has an interview
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