Shel Calopa

Shel Calopa

Our Authors Genre: Sci-Fi, Dystopian Shel Calopa is our first author from Australia. Whilst set squarely within the Science-Fantasy genre, her stories only use science as a colourful backdrop against which her characters struggle with the contemporary issues of class,... Read more
Why would you even want a Damsel?

Why would you even want a Damsel?

One of my favourite animated series was, and still is, The Mysterious Cities of Gold. It aired on the BBC in the very late eighties and it has always been a huge comfort and inspiration to me. Aside from the character of navigator Mendoza’s gravity-defying cape and... Read more
Tracey Scott-Townsend

Tracey Scott-Townsend

Our Authors Genre: Literary Fiction Tracey Scott-Townsend is the author of uncompromising family dramas which delve into often uncomfortable aspects of relationships of all kinds, but motherhood is frequently at the heart of her stories. Sense of place is also... Read more
Ben Hennessy

Ben Hennessy

Our Authors Genre: Ben Hennessy is an exciting new author from Essex, England. Brought up on a literary diet including the likes of Stephen King, David Gemmell, Terry Pratchett and David Eddings, he looks to take all these elements and create a unique style of fiction... Read more
Howard Robinson

Howard Robinson

Our Authors Genre: Poetry In his writing, Howard Robinson enjoys taking ordinary people and placing them in extraordinary situations and playing around with the way they would respond. He says it brings out the megalomaniac in him. He started writing almost as soon as... Read more
Mark Cantrell

Mark Cantrell

Our Authors Genre: Sci-Fi, Horror, Dystopian Life has a funny way of turning out. You can say much the same about writing. To say I started out a programmer is putting it a bit strong, though I did once dabble (amateurishly) in a little Z80 assembler language. My... Read more
Clare Stevens

Clare Stevens

Our Authors Genre: Literary Fiction I grew up in the wilds of Somerset where I was weaned on cider and fed a daily diet of ghost stories cooked up in my older sister’s imagination. This fostered an early love of storytelling long before I could read or write. I have... Read more
Matthew Munson

Matthew Munson

Our Authors Genre: Fantasy, Sci Fi Matthew lives in Thanet on the north Kent coast, a stone's throw from the sea. Although, knowing Matthew as we do, he'd need several attempts at throwing the stone, as the first attempts would miss. Matthew is an epic fan of science... Read more
Alex Westmore

Alex Westmore

Our Authors Genre: Fantasy Linda Kay SIlva (aka Alex Westmore) is a 5 time award-winning author of 35+ novels in 6+ series. She’s a professor at a military university where she teaches American, World, and British Literature. When not writing, Alex is traveling around... Read more

Jo Zebedee

Our Authors Genre: Sci Fi, Fantasy Jo is the author of five novels to date. Recently listed as one of the Guardian’s Top 10 Irish sf authors, Jo writes stories based both in her native Northern Ireland and her fictional world of Abendau. An Amazon bestseller, she has... Read more
James Webster

James Webster

Our Authors Genre: Fantasy James is an inveterate scribbler of poetry and prose who can most reliably be found writing weird little stories online, on a stage somewhere, doing something that can only be described as ‘proclaiming’. As a poet, he’s won multiple slams,... Read more
RK Summers

RK Summers

Our Authors Genre: Fantasy Were we in Westeros, RK would be introduced thusly: "RK the Odd of House Summers, the First of Her Name, the Bookwyrm, the White Witch, Wearer of Hats, Lady Regent of Coffee, Queen of 1980s Fantasy, Protector of Faeries, Defender of Cat,... Read more
Daniel Stride

Daniel Stride

Our Authors Genre: Fantasy Daniel Stride (also known as Dan) is a long-time fantasy reader and all-round geek, having fallen in love with The Lord of the Rings aged nine (he still thinks The Silmarillion is the best book ever written). He spent far too long at... Read more

E. J Runyon

Our Authors Genre: Literary Fiction, Non-Fiction, Short Stories E.J. Runyon lives in the US Southwest. Since 2002 she’s found herself moving on to smaller and smaller desert towns, while working to become the author and writing coach she planned to be. First, she quit... Read more
Dove Calderwood

Dove Calderwood

Our Authors Genre: Fantasy Born in a small town in Idaho, Dove Calderwood has been passionate about reading and writing from an early age. From the short story about a knight named DeJel she wrote for her cousin at 8, to the scathing satire of her elementary school... Read more
Dorothy A. Winsor

Dorothy A. Winsor

Our Authors Genre: Fantasy For about a dozen years, Dorothy A. Winsor taught technical writing at Iowa State University and served as the editor of the Journal of Business and Technical Communication, but then she decided writing middle-grade (MG) and young adult (YA)... Read more

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