This Morning in Publishing: October 5, 2016

A handy morning roundup of what’s been going on lately in publishing culture: Revivals, magical art, and books that give us Goosebumps

  • More than 100 science fiction and fantasy authors including Robin Hobb, Seanan McGuire, and many more have joined the online conversation at #HoldOnToTheLight, to raise awareness about mental health issues.
  • Orbit Books signs debut author (and Archive of Our Own fanfiction author) Vivian Shaw for a three-book deal. Learn about her first novelStrange Practice.
  • What’s almost as good as air/earth/water/firebending? Sacred geometry! Check out Rebel Genius, from Avatar: The Last Airbender and The Legend of Korra co-creator Michael Dante DiMartino:
Rebel Genius Michael DiMartino

Image Credit: Michael Dante DiMartino 2016, Rebel Genius, Roaring Brook Press

Vampirella Paul Cornell

Art by Jimmy Broxton


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