A Martian mining colony. A sailing ship plying the Void between planets. A mad alchemist unleashing an ancient evil. What more do you want?
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.
Two-time Prix Aurora Award finalist and winner of The Galaxy Project, Forest’s stories appear in Analog, Asimov’s, OnSpec, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, AE SF Review, and her collection, Immunity to Strange Tales. She edits for Edge Press.