My most recent book:

Alice Payne Rides


March 5, 2019 from Tor.com Publishing

A novella that follows the adventures of the characters from the multiply award-nominated Alice Payne Arrives.

Follow Jane and Alice to revolutionary America, while Prudence finds new ways to go rogue.

Available as an e-book, in paperback and in digital audio.

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About me

My historical fantasy novel Armed in Her Fashion was published in May 2018 from ChiZine Publications and my interactive novel The Road to Canterbury was released April 2018 from Choice of Games. In November 2018, my time-travel novella Alice Payne Arrives was released from Tor.com Publishing, followed by the sequel, Alice Payne Rides, in March 2019. I’ll have another novel coming soon from ChiZine:  The Humours of Grub Street.

Alice Payne Arrives is a finalist for the Aurora Awards and was a finalist for the Nebula Award in the novella category. The Road to Canterbury was a Nebula finalist in the game category. Armed in Her Fashion was a finalist for the Crawford Award and the Locus First Novel Award, is a finalist for the Aurora Award in the novel category, and is longlisted for the Sunburst Award.

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My Shakespearean fantasy novella, The Course of True Love, is available now from Abaddon Books — part of the collection Monstrous Little Voices: New Tales from Shakespeare’s Fantasy World.

You can find links to the short fiction I’ve had published, in anthologies and in magazines such as Strange Horizons and Daily Science Fiction, on the Stories page.

I’m also an editor, a journalist and a teacher. From 2004 to 2015, I was an editorial writer, editor and columnist for the Ottawa Citizen.