Diane Turnshek is an astronomer who’s been published in Analog and elsewhere. She served as Eastern Regional Director and ran the 2007 Nebulas in NYC.
After a youth of piracy, Jendara wants nothing more to settle down and raise her son among the islands she calls home. But that peace is shattered as a clan of shapeshifting pillagers make their way through the islands.
Alma Alexander is a novelist, anthologist and short story writer who currently shares her life between the Pacific
Northwest of the USA (where she lives with her husband and a cat) and the wonderful fantasy worlds of her own imagination.