reporting in from Storyknife

On Saturday, May 4, 2019, after a fifteen-year gestation and following a three-year capital construction fund-raising campaign, we broke ground on Storyknife, a retreat for women writers in Homer, Alaska. Here’s what I said that day, and here is our website for more information. (Go ahead, click. You know you want to.) Today’s video is of the guys from Anchorage…

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“You kind of wonder how they held their heads up under all that weight.”

From Play With Fire, the fifth Kate Shugak novel: The mammoth’s tusks spiraled up from the display, graceful in spite of their mass, nearly full curls of fossil ivory.  “You kind of wonder how they held their heads up under all that weight.” “Make you feel kind of insignificant, don’t they?” Kate said.  “That something…

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A couple of twenty-something Brits go walkabout in Darien on the border between Panama and Columbia and get kidnapped by guerrillas for ransom.

(Click through the image to read the review in full.) Read more of my Goodreads reviews here. The 22nd Kate Shugak novel, coming January 9, 2020. Click here to pre-order a signed copy of the hardcover edition.

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reporting in from Storyknife

On Saturday, May 4, 2019, after a fifteen-year gestation and following a three-year capital construction fund-raising campaign, we broke ground on Storyknife, a retreat for women writers in Homer, Alaska. Here’s what I said that day, and here is our website for more information. (Go ahead, click. You know you want to.) Since then I’ve…

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Three days from today…

Death of an Eye, the first Eye of Isis novel, publishes in paperback on September 5. Click here to pre-order your copy now. Excerpt from Death of an Eye: “You didn’t stop to take on supplies? Have a drink? Visit your girlfriend?” He chuckled. “I see you are wise to the ways of sailors, m’am.”…

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