Mik Murdoch: The Power Within receiving rave reader reviews

Reader reviews are now coming in on Goodreads for Michell Plested’s newest installment in the Mik Murdoch series: Mik Murdoch: The Power Within.  available in print and eBookfrom Five Riversonline booksellers worldwideand select bookstores It would seem Mik, and Mike, are pleasing fans. Jul 31, 2014Jeffrey Hite rated it 5 of 5 stars Shelves: family, ya, scifi, kids, authors-i-know The in interest of full disclosure Michell Plested is a good friend of mine and a co-edit on a couple of projects we…

More Photos from When Words Collide 2014

Five Rivers book launch at When Words Collide, Calgary, Aug 2014. Five of the six authors from the Spring / Summer lineup were available at the conference to do ‘teaser’ readings and sign their latest releases. From L-R: Susan Bohnet, Aaron Kite, Mike Plested, Ann Marston and Susan MacGregor. Part of the attentive audience at the launch readings.

Susan MacGregor at When Words Collide

Susan MacGregor’s second novel in the Tattooed Witch Trilogy, The Tattooed Seer, has been shortlisted for the 2014 Prix Aurora. This past weekend she and Chadwick Ginther, also shortlisted for his novel Tombstone Blues, mugged it for the cameras in an all-out pseudo fracas. Susan says her image is so blurry because she was so lightning fast. Susan MacGregor (left), Chadwick Ginther (right)

WWC 2014

Another fantastic event held by the organizers of When Words Collide. Five Rivers senior editor, Robert Runte and many Five Rivers authors attended, taking part in panels, pitch sessions, signings and general networking. In the coming days more news and photos will be available, for now we thought we’d share these three. Apologies for the quality; Robert’s phone revolted on his way out the door and so he used a spare, and thus the quality…