Six novels have been announced as finalists for the 2012 Arthur C. Clarke Award.
Summoning the Phoenix features 13 child musicians preparing for performance as well as historical and mythological stories related to Chinese music. It is “a lively medley that will expand the musical boundaries of most young.” (Kirkus Reviews
Beth Cato’s debut steampunk novel THE CLOCKWORK DAGGER will be released by HarperCollins Voyager in September 2014. Her short stories appear in Beneath Ceaseless Skies, InterGalactic Medicine Show, and Nature. Her website is bethcato.com.