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2016 Productivity

7682168-3x2-700x467Just to remind myself that I did achieve stuff last year (and just in case anyone’s curious), here’s the list of the writing things I did/produced/appeared at in 2016.


Vigil (Jo Fletcher Books, July 2016)

Short Story Collections:

A Feast of Sorrows (Prime)
Winter Children and
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Review: Of Sorrow and Such

sorrowsandsuch-cover-200x300Well, a year since its release and my lovely Ditmar Award winning Tor.com 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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Contact Made, stuff won

Lisa & I with our Ditmars, mine is backwards because: Angela

Lisa & I with our Ditmars, mine is backwards because: Angela

Over Easter weekend we attended Contact2016 in Brisneyland and it was one of the cons Ive enjoyed most in my life as a writer. It was great fun to catch up with old
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In Black Static #51 …

SorrowsandSuch_FINAL_hires… Peter Tennant says lovely things about Of Sorrow and Such!

Of Sorrow and Such is a superb work of fiction, one that contains within its pages a gripping story, but at the same time has much to tell us about
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Over at Dirge Magazine …

SorrowsandSuch_FINAL_hires… Of Sorrow and Such gets an utterly gorgeous review!

This is why Of Sorrow and Such is an important tale of modern fantasy. It embraces the magic of the genre while giving it a necessary update, all the while maintaining gorgeous
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Best Books to Read Over Summer …

SorrowsandSuch_FINAL_hiresOf Sorrow and Such gets a gong and makes the SMH list!


Ze rest is here, and includes work by the excellent Sean Williams, Sulari Gentill, Angela Savage and Emma Viskic.

Of Sorrow and Such Giveaway – open to NZ

SorrowsandSuch_FINAL_hiresSo I’ve opened the Goodreads giveaway of Of Sorrow and Such to New Zealand as well as Australia – enter here!

Post at Tor.com: Five Books Containing Traces of Witches

SorrowsandSuch_FINAL_hiresOver at Tor.com I talk about five books containing traces of witches, specifically some magnificent works by Margo Lanagan, Juliet Marillier, Tanith Lee, Diana L. Paxson, and Emma Donoghue. Note: Seahearts was published as The Brides of Rollrock Island in
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Showcasing Real, Fantastical Women: Angela Slatter’s Of Sorrow and Such


The lovely Melissa Ann Singer talks about the women in Of Sorrow and Such here.

I often complain about how rare it is to have a book, TV show, or film be driven by relationships between women. Stories seem to me
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Of Sorrow and Such … almost there!

SorrowsandSuch_FINAL_hiresSo, Of Sorrow and Such launches on 13 October … due to the vagaries of time travel, it’s already 13 October in Oz … but not in the US … so still a few hours to go!

But you can read
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