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IN YOUR FACE is successfully launched!

At 3pm on Saturday 17 September, a wild bunch of Canberra speculative fiction lovers (and some ring-ins from interstate) packed out A Bite To Eat in Chifley for the official launch of the confronting, challenging anthology In Your Face. The publisher … Continue reading

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FableCroft News, Events and Giveaways!

After a bit of a quiet period recently, we’ve got a busy couple of weeks ahead! The official (if belated…) book launch for In Your Face is happening THIS Saturday in Canberra! Details here. We’ve sent Tansy Rayner Roberts’ new Mocklore … Continue reading

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It’s book launchin’ time!

We’re (finally) launching In Your Face and you’re all invited! Join with editor Tehani and many of the fabulous authors to celebrate (a little belatedly) the launch of the challenging and confronting In Your Face anthology. Important details: 3–4pm on Saturday 17 … Continue reading

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Latest news and reviews

Ray Thompson reviewed The Rebirth of Rapunzel in issue #77 of Historical Novels Review, saying: Forsyth’s argument is convincing, her prose clear, and the insights into the tale’s influence on her own work, especially Bitter Greens, fascinating. Definitely recommended.  And Steph4 on Amazon says: … Continue reading

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What’s been going on lately?

A new review of Cranky Ladies of History from Matthew Davis at Goodreads: This book covers a wide variety of periods, genres and voices, but one thing that remains consistent is the level of quality … This was my first Fablecroft book, but … Continue reading

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Revisiting Pern, the great McCaffrey reread: THE MASTERHARPER OF PERN

Tehani and Marisol bonded over Pern (and Doctor Who) at a science fiction convention, decided that it was time for a reread of the series, and really, they should blog about that. They are reading in Anne McCaffrey’s preferred way, … Continue reading

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The reviews continue to roll in

Really chuffed with the very first review we’ve seen of In Your Face, in which Robbie Coburn in Aurealis #91 says: The genre of speculative fiction can often discourage readers of what is deemed so-called ‘serious’ literature; this collection defies that … Continue reading

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Goodreads Giveaway for IN YOUR FACE is live!

A chance to win a copy of In Your Face is underway at Goodreads! Goodreads Book Giveaway In Your Face by Tehani Wessely Giveaway ends June 30, 2016. See the giveaway details at Goodreads. Enter Giveaway

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More lovely reviews!

In Aurealis #90, reviewer Rebecca McEwen says The Rebirth of Rapunzel is: “…an immersive and engaging examination of the significance of a woman who, in the end, saves herself.” And on episode #142 of Galactic Suburbia, Alex says some very nice things … Continue reading

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Reviews for The Rebirth of Rapunzel

We’re chuffed to see reviews already rolling through for Kate Forsyth’s non-fiction collection The Rebirth of Rapunzel: A Mythical Biography of the Maiden in the Tower. First cab off the rank, Ashleigh Meikle says the book is: a well-written, intelligent collection of non-fiction … Continue reading

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