books

May
20
Photo of me on the left next to textbox that reads FOUR NEW BOOKS FROM AUTHOR AMAL EL-MOHTAR, above the Tor Books logo.

Letter of News: Wayward, Yellowface, and Kind of a Big Deal

Dear Friends, I promise this isn't a daily newsletter! These are merely extraordinary circumstances! I'm writing to you from Vancouver
2 min read
May
19
Meme captioned "a good book can change your life": wee men walk under a tented copy of Time War & emerge as Nicholas Wolfwood

The Twelve Days of Bigolas Dickolas Wolfwood

Dear Friends, Previously, on Amal Content: A lot has happened since then. I truly struggle with how to talk about
5 min read
May
09
Screenshot of my tweet reads "I do not understand what is happening but I am incomprehensibly grateful to bigolas dickolas"

I tried to title this post for twenty minutes and failed

Dear Friends, What's this! Another newsletter, so fast on the heels of the last? Forgive me – it's time-sensitive and extraordinary.
3 min read
Sep
10
A book foregrounded on a tiled patio table dappled in early morning light. The book is CLOCK STAR ROSE SPINE by Fran Wilde.

Friday Open Thread (with Mornings)

Dear Friends, I woke up this morning with a sore neck. It was the very stroke of 6AM, the sky
3 min read
Sep
08
Max Gladstone Has a New Book Coming Out!

Max Gladstone Has a New Book Coming Out!

Friends! I'm absolutely thrilled to get to share this with you. Max Gladstone [https://maxgladstone.substack.com/], my very dear
1 min read
Aug
20
Deborah Lee illustration mixing fantasy elements in cloudy waves of reds, pinks & blues, including a witch & unicorn.

Friday Open Thread (with Book Lists)

Dear Friends, On Wednesday, a project I'd been working on with amazing people went live, and I'm super proud of
3 min read
Jun
11
Friday Open Thread (with Libraries)

Friday Open Thread (with Libraries)

Dear Friends, It's the end of the week! Incredible! I'm so glad we're here. My experience of time's been a
3 min read
Jun
04
Friday Open Thread (with Late and Early)

Friday Open Thread (with Late and Early)

Dear Friends, I've just turned in my introduction to Tor's forthcoming Essentials edition of Ursula K. Le Guin's Worlds of
3 min read
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