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MISTIFICATION by Kaaron Warren – read an extract!

Kaaron Warren’s latest novel Mistification will hit shelves this June, but now we don’t need to wait that long to get a look.  Check out the cover and a taster extract, courtesy of her publisher Angry Robot.

Kaaron’s other novels for the Robot are Slights and Walking the Tree, and you can find her short fiction in Dead Sea Fruit and the CSFG-published The Grinding House.

Year’s Best Australian Fantasy and Horror

Ticonderoga Publications have announced their selections for this year’s Year’s Best Australian Fantasy and Horror collection.  The book will be a great cross-section of Australian writing talent and includes work by several CSFG members.

Congratulations to everyone whose work was selected, but especially:

R J Astruc for “Johnny and Babushka”;

Maxine McArthur for “A Pearling Tale”;

Simon Petrie for “Dark Rendezvous”;

Kaaron Warren for “That Girl”; and

Gillian Polack, under whose editorship the Baggage anthology racked up three selections for the Year’s Best (Maxine’s story, plus “Acception” by Tessa Kum and “Manifest Destiny” by Janeen Webb).

You can order the book at indiebooksonline.