The story is unpublished, but is set in the same world as ‘Sea-Hearts’ novella in X6: a novellanthology (coeur de lion publishing) and Sea Hearts (Allen and Unwin).
Sydney-based writer Margo Langan was predominantly known for writing YA short fiction which was collected in her very successful books White Time, Black Juice and Red Spike. However she came to international prominence when her novel Tender Morsels won the World Fantasy Award. ‘Sea-Hearts’, her spellbinding novella for coeur de lion’s X6 anthology, also won the World Fantasy Award and was the basis for the award-winning Sea Hearts novel (Allen and Unwin).
Also in this episode:
Keith Stevenson reviews Siren Beat by Tansy Rayner Roberts.