August 16, 2010

Here’s today’s progress on my Hunley version 4.0 submarine book about Andan Cly and his crew having a damp misadventure in a Texian-occupied New Orleans, plus Bonus! guerrilla warfare, other assorted historic pirates, and an octoroon madam who moonlights as a Union spy. Project: Ganymede Deadline: November 1, 2010 New words written: 2152 (not good) […]

Two more quick things

Boneshaker made the cover of Scholastic’s Teen Readers book club – Huzzah! And many thanks to Scott Westerfeld, for passing the heads-up along. I knew there was a Scholastic version of the book (it went out in the last printing, I believe), but this is the first I’ve seen it referenced in the wild. (I […]

Happy Monday!

Publishers Weekly weighs in on Dreadnought: [Starred Review ] Dreadnought Cherie Priest, Tor, $14.99 paper (480p) ISBN 978-0-7653-2578-5 An intimate, well-crafted portrait of a nurse on a mission adds depth to this exceptional Civil War steampunk thriller, the self-contained sequel to 2009’s Locus Award-winning Boneshaker. Mercy Lynch, recently widowed and taxed to exhaustion by caring […]