Drive-by recs

Pausing in my not-panicking to recommend two delicious fantasy novels that will totally make you a better, happier person. Possibly. Here they are: 1) The Copper Promise by Jen Williams – I bought this after I saw the author in a panel at FantasyCon (she was magnificent) and then bought it extra hard when I…

Awards Eligibility and Recs

It's that exciting time of the year where many creators of stuff fantasy and science-fictional do a very sensible thing: make a post about what creations of theirs are eligible for what awards. This is particularly useful for the absent-minded, who may have missed or forgotten something, and the lazy, who really really appreciate it…