“Tompkins’ amazing debut novel conjures an epic battle for the soul of Ireland. Filled with…magic and mayhem, faeries, Vikings, legates, kings and queens, angels and goddesses…” Karen Joy Fowler, Man Booker Prize shortlisted author
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.