• Fiona McIntosh: Voyager Author of the Month

    Fiona McIntosh was born and raised in Sussex in the UK, but also spent early childhood years in West Africa. She left a PR career in London to travel and settled in Australia in 1980. She has since roamed the world working for her own travel publishing company, which she runs with her husband. She lives in Adelaide with her husband and twin sons. Her website is at www.fionamcintosh.com.

    Her latest book, The Scrivener's Tale, is a stand-alone and takes us back to the world of Morgravia from her very first series, The Quickening:


    About The Scrivener's Tale:

    In the bookshops and cafes of present-day Paris, ex-psychologist Gabe Figaret is trying to put his shattered life back together. When another doctor, Reynard, asks him to help with a delusional female patient, Gabe is reluctant... until he meets her. At first Gabe thinks the woman, Angelina, is merely terrified of Reynard, but he quickly discovers she is not quite what she seems.

    As his relationship with Angelina deepens, Gabe's life in Paris becomes increasingly unstable. He senses a presence watching and following every move he makes, and yet he finds Angelina increasingly irresistible.

    When Angelina tells Gabe he must kill her and flee to a place she calls Morgravia, he is horrified. But then Angelina shows him that the cathedral he has dreamt about since childhood is real and exists in Morgravia.

    A special 10th Anniversary edition of her first fantasy book, Myrren's Gift, will be released in December!

     

     

Russell Kirkpatrick wins Sir Julius Vogel Award

Russell Kirkpatrick has won the Sir Julius Vogel Award, Best Novel – Adult, for Beyond The Wall Of Time (Husk Trilogy: Book Three). These awards are presented by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Association of New Zealand. Path of Revenge (Book One) and Dark Heart (Book Two) also won the award in the two previous years. Three years, three books, three awards … Go, Russell!

The awards were presented at Au Contraire (31st NZ National Sci Fi and Fantasy Convention) in Wellington on the weekend. For a full list of all winners, click here.

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3 Responses

  1. Congratulations, Russell! That’s fabulous news!

    See you at AussieCon!

  2. Woohoo! Congrats!

  3. Well done you!

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