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Best Books to Read Over Summer …

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

Huzzah!

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

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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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Prize Pack from Tor.com

slatter-prize-pack-1Tor.com are giving away a Slatter prize pack (to USians and Canadians – except Quebec. Sorry, Quebec). So if you’d like to nab a copy of the novella Of Sorrow and Such, and the collections Sourdough and Other Stories and The Bitterwood
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Over at Those Who Run With Wolves …

SorrowsandSuch_FINAL_hires… there’s a gorgeous review of Of Sorrow and Such by the lovely Vida Cruz.

One of the best compliments I can give any story is, “I read it in one sitting”. The same applies for Of Sorrow and Such–it’s got
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Tor.com Sweepstakes!

SorrowsandSuch_FINAL_hiresTor.com are giving away three galley copies of Of Sorrow and Such – but only to the US and Canada (although not Quebec, for some reason – I’m sorry, Quebec, I’ll make it up to you).

So, go here
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Random Alex on Of Sorrow and Such

SorrowsandSuch_FINAL_hiresAnd another review for Of Sorrow and Such! Thanks, Alex!

Firstly, LOOK AT THAT COVER OH MY IT IS A THING OF BEAUTY.

Secondly, Margo Lanagan is right, as usual. This is a riveting read.

Mistress Gideon, the narrator, is not a nice
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First review of Of Sorrow and Such!

SorrowsandSuch_FINAL_hiresOver at Publishers Weekly, they call Of Sorrow and Such “enthralling, clever, and deliciously complex”. Huzzah!

The rest, she is here.