Mary Robinette Kowal

Author of Shades of Milk and Honey

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Mary Robinette Kowal has 2 upcoming events.

Mysterious Galaxy 21st Birthday Bash Celebration in San Diego
Mysterious Galaxy, Saturday, May 10 at 10am
On Saturday, May 8, 1993, a new store opened in Clairemont Square, dedicated to the staff’s passion for books of “Martians, Murder, Magic and Mayhem.” Today, twenty-one years later, that passion continues. We invite you to join us on Saturday, May 10, for our annual all-day celebration, featuring some fantastic spotlight authors, special bargains, and, of course, cake!

Scheduled authors at this time include Gini Koch, author of Alien Collective; Elizabeth Reyes, author of Desert Heat, David Putnam, author of The Disposables; John Lescroart, author of The Keeper; Chris Marie Green, author of Only the Good Die Young; Jeffrey Mariotte, author of Star Trek: Serpents in the Garden; Mary Robinette Kowal, author of Valour and Vanity; Marie Brennan, author of The Tropic of Serpents; Jenn Reese, author of Horizon; Debra Driza, author of MLA 2.0: Renegade; and Amy Tintera, author of Rebel.

Location: Street: 7051 Clairemont Mesa Blvd Additional: Ste 302 City: San Diego, Province: California Postal Code: 92111-1040 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Mary Robinette Kowal & Marie Brennan
Murder By The Book, Tuesday, May 6 at 6:30pm
Mary Robinette Kowal will sign and discuss her newest book, Valour and Vanity (Tor; $25.99).

Mary Robinette Kowal is the author of Shades of Milk and Honey (Tor 2010). In 2008 she won the Campbell Award for Best New Writer, and in 2011, her short story “For Want of a Nail” won the Hugo Award for Short Story. Her work has been a finalist for the Hugo, Nebula, and Locus awards. Stories have appeared in Strange Horizons, Asimov’s, and several Year’s Best anthologies as well as in her collection Scenting the Dark and Other Stories from Subterranean.

Mary, a professional puppeteer and voice actor, has performed for LazyTown (CBS), the Center for Puppetry Arts, Jim Henson Pictures and founded Other Hand Productions. Her designs have garnered two UNIMA-USA Citations of Excellence, the highest award an American puppeteer can achieve. She also records fiction for authors such as Kage Baker, Cory Doctorow and John Scalzi.

She is the Vice President of Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America. Mary lives in Portland, OR with her husband Rob and over a dozen manual typewriters. Visit

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Marie Brennan will sign and discuss The Tropic of Serpents (Tor; $25.99).

Marie Brennan is a former academic with a background in archaeology, anthropology, and folklore, which she now puts to rather cockeyed use in writing fantasy. She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area, where she spends her time practicing piano, studying karate, and playing a variety of role-playing games.

All HIGHLY recommended by John!

Location: Street: 2342 Bissonnet St Additional: City: Houston, Province: Texas Postal Code: 77005 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Mary Robinette Kowal is the 2008 recipient of the Campbell Award for Best New Writer, and the author of Shades of Milk and Honey, published by Tor Books in 2010. Her short fiction appears in Strange Horizons, Cosmos and Asimov's. Mary, a professional puppeteer and voice actor, lives in Portland, OR.
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