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Local Authors on BSFA Best Novel Shortlist

February 18th, 2019 · No Comments

We have not one, but two local authors on the BSFA shortlist for best novel in 2018…

…our BristolCon guest of honour this year, Gareth L Powell, has his novel Embers of War, the first in a trilogy. The second is Fleet of Knives is due for release tomorrow! That’s what I call timing! We are absolutely delighted to have him as guest at our BristolCon fringe tonight (7-30pm at The Gryphon, 41 Colston Street, BS1 5AP). He will also appear in conversation with Heather Childs about Futures Far and Near at Foyles bookshop, Thursday 21st February at 7-30pm. See here for details.

…our previous guest of honour, Emma Newman, has her novel, Before Mars, the third in Planetfall series, on the shortlist. Her fourth planetfall novel, Atlas Alone, will be published on April 18th.

Congratulations to both Gareth and Emma.

[Wow! It’s all happening here in the southwest!]

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