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Huzzah for Dreams of Shadow and Smoke!

grande_shadowandsmoke1Many and warm congrats to Messrs Brian J. Showers and Jim Rockhill of Swan River Press – their J Sheridan Le Fanu tribute anthology, Dreams of Shadow and Smoke, has won Best Ghost Story Book for 2014 (in 2015, as is the
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Dreams in the mail

dreamsThese beautiful things arrived today from Swan River Press.

Dreams of Shadow and Smoke is a tribute anthology for J. S. Le Fanu, he of Carmilla and Uncle Silas fame (among many, many others).

And it contains my story “Let the Words
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Cover reveal: Dreams of Shadow and Smoke

grande_shadowandsmoke1And this is the gorgeous cover for Swan River Press’s Dreams of Shadow and Smoke: Stories for J.S. Le Fanu, edited by Jim Rockhill and Brian J. Showers. Further details are here.

Ze blurb:

“Perhaps other souls than human are sometimes born
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A Christmas Squeeeeeeeeeee!

Just wandered out to the front of the house to find a parcel waiting there. Quickly torn open, it revealed this:

Thank you, lovely, lovely Tartarus Press :-). Strange Tales III is another beautiful artefact, with awesome stories. And one of mine. 🙂

http://freepages.pavilion.net/tartarus/stftthree.htm