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Patreon

Banner courtesy of Kathleen Jennings

Banner courtesy of Kathleen Jennings

Well, I’ve finally bitten the bullet and set up a Patreon page – ably assisted by Kathleen Jennings and Peter M. Ball who managed not to grit their teeth for much of
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Working on …

Hind-Girl… getting The Tallow-Wife and Other Tales finished by the end of January before I start on the third and final Verity Fassbinder book, Restoration.

Here’s a sample from one of the The Tallow-Wife tales, “Embers and Ash”. Keen-eyed readers will notice the
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Patreon peeks

So, one of the things I’m working on (in between all the other end of the year deadlines) is a Patreon account.

One of the reward levels will get you a scroll once a month with some sort of story-related artefact on it. Kathleen Jennings is doing the art for me.

Exhibit A is A Brief History of the Hind-Girls:

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Interview: Angela Slatter and Of Sorrow and Such

sorrowsandsuch-cover-200x300Somehow I missed the posting of this! The delightful Man of Words, Alasdair Stuart, about my Tor.com novella Of Sorrow and Such (with the amazing Balbusso cover).

Yesterday I reviewed Angela Slatter’s excellent Of Sorrow and Such, published by Tor. Today here’s an
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Over at Fantasy Scroll Magazine …

Vigil v4 2… I talk. Constantly. Thanks, Amber Neko Meador!Fantasy-Scroll-mag-Logo

About non-writing, writing, and tips for new writers. Also fairy tales. And my forthcoming debut novel Vigil.

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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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Worldbuilding in the Sourdough Universe

Slatter-Jennings02So, today is the actual book day for Of Sorrow and Such in the US. I celebrated early, then while I was sleeping the book was born! Easiest. Birth. Ever.

Over at Tor.com I talk about the building of the world in the
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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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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.

The Sourdough Posts: Under the Mountain

Image taken from page 78 of "Songs for Little People," published in 1896. (The British Library)

Image taken from page 78 of “Songs for Little People,” published in 1896. (The British Library)

The Sourdough Posts: Under the Mountain

Ah, and the last Sourdough
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