Charles N. Brown, 1937-2009 - Locus publisher, editor, and co-founder Charles N. Brown, 72, died peacefully in his sleep July 12, 2009 on his way home from Readercon.
Vampire-Con. The weekend-long event debuts August 14th
Read an Interview with SciFiGuy.ca on Marta Acosta's Vampire Wire
Doug's blog SciFiGuy.ca is one of the best for paranormal news and views. Marta's site is no slouch either, and she is the author of the popular Casa Dracula series. There is also a contest for an ARC of Shadowfae (Griffin)by Erica Hays. Contest ends July 18. Hurry!!
The Vampire Tarot now available!
The Vampire Tarot by Robert M. Place is based on the story of Dracula by Bram Stoker. It is published by St. Martin's Press. The Strength illustration from this deck appeared in the third episode of the 2008 season of the television series "Moonlight" The illustrations for the Brides, the Lovers, Death, and the Moon will appear in a documentary about vampires in October, 2009.
Here is something different from Deadline Dames
Deadline Dames Readers on Deadline #5
"Readers on Deadline (ROD) is a monthly Deadline Dame where we post an intriguing image and invite readers to be inspired and share the results in up to 250 words right here in the comments. The Dames will pick the one that most intrigues us, post that entry in the next month’s ROD along with a link to that writer/reader’s site. And you get a prize! "
This month’s ROD art is from CSnyder Deadline is next Wednesday, July 22nd, at midnight! And we’re giving away a signed copy of Jenna Black’s Speak of the Devil (Morgan Kingsley, Exorcist, Book 4) which releases July 28th!
Watch as Vicki Pettersson talks about her “Sign of the Zodiac” series and tips on being a showgirl on Robots and Vamps
Her most recent novel is City of Souls (Sign of the Zodiac, Book 4)
Write What You See welcomes guest author Devon Monk
Says Chloe Neill (author of Some Girls Bite), "I'm happy to offer the floor today to Devon Monk, author of Magic in the Blood (Allie Beckstrom), Magic to the Bone, and the forthcoming Magic in the Shadows: An Allie Beckstrom Novel, who has some lovely thoughts to share regarding creating an Affirmation Board for your writing (or your health goals...or other career goals...or any other creative endeavor!)