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Lovecraft Country is a Washington State Book Award finalist

This past week the Washington Center of the Book released its list of finalists for the 2017 Washington State Book Awards. Lovecraft Country is nominated in the novel category, and it’s in good company: the other finalists include The Solace … Continue reading

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Virtual Memories

This week I am a guest of Gil Roth on the Virtual Memories Show podcast. Gil’s been trying to get me on the show for a long while now—we live on opposite coasts, and he only does in-person interviews—so I … Continue reading

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Lovecraft Country is a finalist for the World Fantasy Award

More good news this week: Lovecraft Country is a finalist in the Best Novel category for this year’s World Fantasy Awards. The other finalists for Best Novel are Borderline, by Mishell Baker; Roadsouls, by Betsy James; The Obelisk Gate, by … Continue reading

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My visit with the Fan Bros

This week I am a guest on the Fan Bros Show podcast. I was a bit nervous going in that I might be out of my league—other recent guests have included Ta-Nehisi Coates, Allison Williams, and Orlando Jones (y’know, actual … Continue reading

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Lovecraft Country is a finalist for the Endeavour Award

Some good news to start the weekend: Lovecraft Country is one of five finalists for the 2017 Endeavour Award, which recognizes science-fiction and fantasy books by Pacific Northwest authors. This year’s other finalists are Arabella of Mars, by David D. … Continue reading

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The Lovecraft Country paperback is back in stock

The surprise sales spike following the announcement of the Lovecraft Country HBO series led to a brief paperback shortage, but a reprint has now made its way into the distribution channel, so the novel should once again be available from … Continue reading

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In which I continue bouncing off the walls with joy

Thanks to everyone who sent congratulations about last week’s big news, and a special high-five to Salon.com, who had my favorite headline on the story. “Liberal Horror Show” is the name of my next band. A few Tuesday morning notes: … Continue reading

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Lovecraft Country will be a series on HBO

Some good news I’ve been sitting on for a while: last year, Warner Brothers Television optioned Lovecraft Country, with J.J. Abrams, Jordan Peele, Misha Green, and Ben Stephenson attached as executive producers. Two days ago I got word that HBO … Continue reading

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Victor LaValle on the Juggernaut podcast

This week’s guest on The Juggernaut podcast is Victor LaValle, author of The Ballad of Black Tom. As a fan of both the podcast and Victor’s work, I’m happy to see these crazy kids get together. (You can listen to … Continue reading

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Reading at Queen Anne Book Company on Thursday (4/13)

This Thursday, April 13, at 7 PM, I’ll be reading, taking questions, and signing books at Queen Anne Book Company in Seattle. The Seattle Times calls it a “don’t miss author appearance,” and I believe they use science to determine … Continue reading

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