Derby Festival 2015

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I’m coming to Derby!!!  Whoopeee!  Also can I take this moment to say that some truly awesome people are coming, including Mike Carey (the nicest man in comics and author of so much good stuff it’s just daft, including Girl with all the Gifts, the Felix Castor books and the …

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Adventures in… Kansas

It’s been a while since I last blogged, but I’ve had good reason, honest!  To be exact: I’ve been in America!  Whoopee adventure! So yes.  The University of Kansas – specifically the Gunn Centre for SF – very kindly invited me to come and attend the Campbell Conference, and even …

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Surprising Editorials

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Something odd is happening. I’m actually… … really excited by doing edits for Forget Me Not. Traditionally, writers aren’t big fans of doing editorials.  ‘What do you mean it needs changing?‘ is the punchline of many an old writery joke.  I don’t mind editorials that much, not least as my …

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The John W. Campbell Memorial Award

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Harry August is a finalist this year in the John W. Campbell Memorial Award, and I’m right chuffed!  It’s a wonderful short list to be on, with some awesome people – including Nina Allan and William Gibson!  It’s also wonderful to see Europe in Autumn there, and especially Bete by …

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Some Upcoming Publication Dates….

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So!  Just this once I have some information about publication dates whoop whoop!  I mean, not much, but by my standards this is totally on it… 1.  Touch paperback.  While naturally I’m assuming that everyone who comes here has bought hardback copies of Touch for themselves, their friends, families, loved …

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