The Little East: a collision of foreign cultures and traditions, sequestered away in the city of Maradaine. When a foreign dignitary is murdered, the case falls upon the least popular inspectors in the Constabulary: Satrine Rainey and Minox Welling.
Vylar Kaftan has published about 40 short stories in places such as Asimov’s, Clarkesworld, and Lightspeed. She was nominated for a Nebula in 2011. She’s the founder of FOGcon, a new sf/f literary convention in the San Francisco Bay Area.