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My Favorite Bit: Kate Alice Marshall talks about I AM STILL ALIVE

Kate Alice Marshall is joining us today with her novel I Am Still Alive. Here’s the publisher’s description: After: Jess is alone. Her cabin has burned to the ground. She knows if she doesn’t act fast, the cold will kill her before she has time to worry about food. But she is still alive—for now. Before: Jess hadn’t …

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My Favorite Bit: Michi Trota and Matt Peters talk about UNCANNY MAGAZINE Year Five

Michi Trota and Matt Peters are joining us today to talk about the Uncanny Magazine Year Five Kickstarter, running until Aug 24, 2018. Here’s a description: Over the last few years, Lynne M. Thomas & Michael Damian Thomas ran Kickstarters for the two-time Hugo Award-winning Uncanny Magazine Years One, Two, Three, and Four. We promised …

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My Favorite Bit: Ruthanna Emrys talks about DEEP ROOTS

Ruthanna Emrys is joining us today to talk about her novel Deep Roots. Here’s the publisher’s description: Ruthanna Emrys’ Innsmouth Legacy, which began with Winter Tide and continues with Deep Roots, confronts H. P. Lovecraft’s Cthulhu Mythos head-on, boldly upturning his fear of the unknown with a heart-warming story of found family, acceptance, and perseverance in the face of …

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My Favorite Bit: Kameron Hurley talks about APOCALYPSE NYX

Kameron Hurley is joining us today with her novel Apocalypse Nyx. Here’s the publisher’s description: Ex-government assassin turned bounty-hunter, Nyx, is good at solving other people’s problems. Her favorite problem-solving solution is punching people in the face. Then maybe chopping off some heads. Hey―it’s a living. Nyx’s disreputable reputation has been well earned. After all, she’s …

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Where to Find Mary in August

The Fated Sky comes out in T-20 days! Preorder it here, and be with us on liftoff! Here’s where you can find Mary this August. August 1 Firefly Fiber Arts Summer Book Event – Chicago, Illinois August 7 Online Patreon Writing Date August 9-11 #NASASocial: Parker Solar Probe Launch – Cape Canaveral, Florida August 12 …

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My Favorite Bit: Jason Denzel talks about MYSTIC DRAGON

Jason Denzel is joining us today to talk about his novel Mystic Dragon. Here’s the publisher’s description: Seven years have passed since lowborn Pomella AnDone became an unlikely Mystic’s apprentice. Though she has achieved much in a short time, as a rare celestial event approaches, Pomella feels the burden of being a Mystic more than ever. …

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My Favorite Bit: Wendy Nikel talks about THE GRANDMOTHER PARADOX

Wendy Nikel is joining us today to talk about her novel The Grandmother Paradox. Here’s the publisher’s description: When Dr. Wells, the head of the Place in Time Travel Agency, learns that someone’s trying to track down the ancestors of his star employee, there are few people he can turn to without revealing her secrets. But …

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My accent, Calculating Stars, and identity

A friend of mine was listening to the audiobook of Calculating Stars and said that usually when he listens to audiobooks narrated by friends, he’s like, “Oh good, my friend is going to tell me a story.” Listening to Calculating Stars, he said, “There’s this other woman, Elma, and I’m totally invested in her and there was nothing of …

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My Favorite Bit: TJ Berry talks about SPACE UNICORN BLUES

TJ Berry is joining us today with her book Space Unicorn Blues. Here’s the publisher’s description: A misfit crew race across the galaxy to prevent the genocide of magical creatures, in this unique science fiction debut. Having magical powers makes you less than human, a resource to be exploited. Half-unicorn Gary Cobalt is sick of slavery, …

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My Favorite Bit: Theodora Goss talks about EUROPEAN TRAVEL FOR THE MONSTROUS GENTLEWOMAN

Theodora Goss is joining us today with her novel European Travel for the Monstrous Gentlewoman. Here’s the publisher’s description: In the sequel to the critically acclaimed The Strange Case of the Alchemist’s Daughter, Mary Jekyll and the rest of the daughters of literature’s mad scientists embark on a madcap adventure across Europe to rescue another monstrous girl …

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Tor.com – Five Really Cool Things I Learned at NASA’s Neutral Buoyancy Lab

You might have missed this post on Tor.com about my research trip to NASA. Come check it out (there is much squeeing)! Here’s a teaser: It’s like this… An astronaut asks if you want to spend the day at work with him. You say, “Yes.” More specifically, it was like this. Kjell Lindgren, a NASA …

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My Favorite Bit: Lauren James talks about THE LONELIEST GIRL IN THE UNIVERSE

Lauren James is joining us today to discuss her novel The Loneliest Girl in the Universe. Here’s the publisher’s description: The daughter of two astronauts, Romy Silvers is no stranger to life in space. But she never knew how isolating the universe could be until her parents’ tragic deaths left her alone on theInfinity, a spaceship speeding …

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