Chales Tan, at Bibliophile Stalker, has posted his Year’s Best. He lists Slights as one of his favourite novels! He also lists Angry Robot as the best new publisher, and I wouldn’t argue with that.
Angry Robot have just released this incredible cover for Lauren Beukes’ Zoo City:
John Picacio is the artist. A talented, charming man.
I finally sorted out the study. It was full of boxes labelled ‘odds and ends’ ‘files and folders’ and ‘papers’, but those boxes are all emptied and distributed. I now have a clear desk, where I can spread out my papers and not have to pack them up every night so we can eat dinner. Making a writer blissful is simple, really!