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Posts tagged 'After Atlas'

An extraordinary summer

Friday, September 8th, 2017

Here I am, dusting off the blog again, feeling bad for not updating it with all the stuff that’s been happening over the past few months. The thing is, I was so busy doing all those things that I didn’t have a spare moment to write about them! So much has happened since March (March! […]

Eligibility and reflection

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

It’s that time of year when various awards open their nomination period, triggering the annual calls for creators to share a list of their eligible works, creators fretting about whether this is crass and the inevitable declarations from someone who says it is and then an exhausting week of arguing about it. Thankfully I was […]

A launch and a challenge

Monday, November 21st, 2016

In case you missed it, my latest sci-fi novel, After Atlas was recently launched at Forbidden Planet in London. (You can buy a signed copy of it as a result! Limited stock and FP do post internationally.) The event was wonderful and lots of people braved the awful rain to come, for which I am […]

This might help

Tuesday, November 8th, 2016

Scary things are happening today. For all of us: the US Presidential Election. For me: the release of my latest novel, After Atlas. I thought this might help Please be kind to each other today. And if you’re able to, please vote. Em xx P.S. Info on After Atlas P.P.S. There’s a launch event at […]

Sleepless nights

Tuesday, November 1st, 2016

In seven days time, there are two nerve wracking events taking place: The US Presidential election AND the launch of After Atlas, my next science fiction novel, set in the Planetfall universe. They are incomparable, of course, but both are keeping me from sleeping well, so they get to share a blog post. Here is […]