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Posts tagged 'Split Worlds'


Monday, November 17th, 2014

At last, I have something nice to report! Hang on a moment, ‘nice’ is far too insipid a word for this. I have something fabulous to report: I have signed a two book deal with Ace/Roc for my new sci-fi novel and a follow-up (not a sequel per se). The first novel is called Planetfall. […]


Monday, October 6th, 2014

Even though I have worked from home for years, Monday mornings still bring a particular energy with them. I like to sit down and plan out my goals for the day and then week, to get my mind back to the working places they were in before the weekend and the parenting that features more […]

Final schedules for Nine Worlds and Loncon 3

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

The final schedules for both Nine Worlds and Loncon are in and I’m delighted to say that there are some additions! At Nine Worlds I am now looking after newbies and at Loncon I also have a kaffeklatsch, a reading and a signing session, as well as all the other things – blimey! I’m working […]

A scattering of Split Worlds news

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

It’s been a while since I wrote about the Split Worlds, but now there are three things I want to mention – oh, four actually – so I thought I’d jot them all down here. British Fantasy Awards shortlist Between Two Thorns has been shortlisted in two categories in the British Fantasy Awards: Best Fantasy […]

A level playing field

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

Last year I had three novels published in quick succession. The Split Worlds series found fans. This made me happy. I did all I could to promote them without turning into some sort of horrific promo-beast. I did the usual; interviews, competitions, book launch events, readings, went to ten conventions in the UK and US, […]