Today I received an email from Ian Whates at NewCon Press revealing the cover for the paired La Femme and Noir anthologies. My story ‘Valerie’ is appearing in La Femme. The writers appearing in this volume are: Frances Hardinge Storm Constantine Holly Ice Ruth E.J. Booth Andrew Hook Stewart Hotston Adele Kirby Maura McHugh Jonathan Oliver Stephen Palmer John Llewellyn Probert Benjanun Sriduangkaew The books are being launched at Eastercon in Glasgow, at 6.00 pm on 18 April, 2014, and both paperback and hardback editions will be available.
Sean Wallace has published the Table of Contents for the collection in which my story, “Bone Mother”, will appear. I’m in good company. “Goosegirl,” by Margaret Ronald, 3200 words “Zombie Lenin,” by Ekaterina Sedia, 3200 words “Sugar, by Cat Rambo, 3600 words “Bone Mother,” by Maura McHugh, 3800 words “The Salvation Game,” by Amanda Downum, 4300 words “Brother of the Moon,” by Holly Phillips, 5000 words “The Greats Come A-Callin’, by Lisa Mantchev, 5400 words “Somewhere Beneath Those Waves Was Her Home,” by Sarah Monette, 5300 words “Shallot,” by Samantha Henderson, 2180 words “All the Growing Time,” Becca De La Rosa, 2500 words “The Yeti Behind You,” Jeremiah Tolbert, 3100…