Category Archives: Interviews

Snapshot 2014: Keith Stevenson (coeur de lion)

Keith Stevenson is a speculative fiction writer, editor, reviewer, publisher and podcaster. In 2014 he launched Dimension6 magazine and began reviewing speculative fiction for the Newtown Review of Books. His new science fiction novel Horizon will be published by Harper Impulse in early December. 1. … Continue reading

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Snapshot 2014: Andrea K Höst

Andrea K Höst writes what she likes to read: stories about worlds where magic is real, women aren’t relegated to the background, and expectations are twisted slightly out of skew. 1. You’ve given a (worth reading) breakdown of one of the … Continue reading

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Snapshot 2014: Mark Harding

Mark has worked in books and publishing for several years, starting out as a bookseller with Shearer’s Bookshop before making the move to publishing. He’s helped run the When Genres Attack literary events that take place in Sydney, and also … Continue reading

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Snapshot 2014: Julie Hunt

Julie Hunt lives on an organic farm in southern Tasmania where she writes a variety of stories for children – from picture books to novels and graphic novels. She’s interested in folktales, travel and oral storytelling and is endlessly surprised … Continue reading

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Snapshot 2014: Philippa (Pip) Maddern, in memorium

PHILIPPA MADDERN (1952-2014) By Lucy Sussex  I became a writer because of the Australian SF writing workshops. Ursula Le Guin’s name on the cover of the 1975 workshop proceedings, The Altered Eye, was sufficient for me to buy the book. … Continue reading

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The Australian Spec Fic Snapshot 2014

Snapshot has taken place four times in the past 10 years. In 2005, Ben Peek spent a frantic week interviewing 43 people in the Australian spec fic scene, and since then, it’s grown every time, now taking a team of … Continue reading

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Interview at Headspring Press!

I have been interviewed at Headspring Press – some great questions (and some curly ones!) to answer, thanks to Katharine Stubbs. She asked me what my favourite story in Epilogue was! Enjoy 🙂

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Guest Post: Andrea Cremer

I’m delighted to host author Andrea Cremer, as part of her blog tour to celebrate the release of her new book, Bloodrose (book 3 of her supernatural YA fantasy series which began with Nightshade and Wolfsbane – all available from … Continue reading

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Interview with Lisa Mantchev

Next up in the Nebula Awards interviews I did earlier this year is Lisa Mantchev. I noticed Lisa’s book a long time before the Nebula shortlists because of its stunning cover, and am really looking forward to reading the next … Continue reading

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Interview with Malinda Lo

The second of my interviews with Andre Norton Award nominees brings us Malinda Lo, whose book (with its gorgeous cover) is now on the shelves in my school library, and I wasn’t even the one to purchase it! Interviewed by … Continue reading

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