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News Archive - August 2009

The Prodigal Mage

 [Posted 27-Aug-2009]

Is at #3 on the UK hardcover SFF bestseller list ... and #11 in the UK.

Thank you, everyone.

An interview with Authors by Design

 [Posted 26-Aug-2009]

Talking about writing is one of my favourite things to do. Recently the lovely people from Authors by Design asked me some questions, and you can read what I had to say in answer here .

Karen appearing at GenConOz

 [Posted 25-Aug-2009]

GenConOz is a huge gaming and entertainment convention with something to appeal to just about every spec fic fan out there! It's on again in Brisbane next month, and I'll be guesting there along with fellow spec fic writers Marianne de Pierres and Kylie Chan. Also guesting are Robert Picardo (from Voyager and Stargate) and Sam Witwer and  Kate Vernon (from Battlestar Galactica).

I'm really looking forward to it. You can find more information about the massive event here at the website.

A new review and interview

 [Posted 11-Aug-2009]

The Mad Hatter's Bookshelf and Book Review site recently interviewed me and reviewed The Prodigal Mage.  Many thanks to Michael ... and you can find the interview here and the review here .

A review of The Prodigal Mage

 [Posted 11-Aug-2009]

Grasping for the Wind blogsite has reviewed The Prodigal Mage. You can read what they're thinking here .

Guest blogging at Borders

 [Posted 05-Aug-2009]

For the next couple of weeks I'll be guest blogging for Babel Clash, the Borders Bookshop website. Thanks to Morgan of Borders and Alex at Orbit for arranging the gig. If you're interested in seeing what I have to say, you can go here .

Wizard Squared draft completed. And next ...

 [Posted 05-Aug-2009]

The hardest part of the job, the first draft, is now done for the third Rogue Agent novel, Wizard Squared. So that's sitting with people to be pulled apart and now I turn my attention to my 3rd Star Wars novel. Cross your fingers for me!