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Lisa Hannett givesAdvice on the obsessiveFrom La K McD.
See what I did there? Sorry, tired again.
#22, no less – longevity much?
The editor is legendary Stephen Jones, and
Calling any and all Brisbanites (like Carrionites, but better with sun and less likely to ruin Shakespeare’s life – oh, watch Dr Who, for the love of …) who may be in the vicinity of Pulp Fiction Books (Shop 28-29, Anzac Square Arcade, Brisbane City) on 15th of September 2010 – yes, it’s early, let’s call it a ‘date claimer’ –
Kirstyn McDermott’s work has won Aurealis Awards, Ditmars, been anthologised in Best Of collections and garnered Honorable Mentions from the likes of Ellen Datlow. Her first book, Madigan Mine, is out very, very soon. It should be purchased and read as soon as possible. She recently wed the very
Pretty and creepy: two thumbs up! And several toes.
Oh well, alright. Ze blurb is below:
OBSESSION NEVER DIES.
When Alex meets Madigan again everything changes. His childhood sweetheart is beautiful and impulsive, but there is something wrong with her. Something dangerous.
Then she commits suicide.
Now Alex can’t get Madigan out of his head. Is it all in his mind, or is she communicating with him?
To save himself and those he loves,
Yes, space on the bookshelf.
Shuffle that beloved, dog-eared copy of Jane Eyre aside … or indeed anything else … coz this is going to totally kick the collective asses of everything on the shelf … so make a little moat around it.
Kirstyn McDermott’s first book will be released into the wild in August of this year (from Picador). Madigan Mine is a