Hold Back the Stars is a finalist for Brave New Words

Now, this is a cool thing: an award for genre writing that considers novels, blog posts, short stories, screenplays, poetry, and anthologies. Run by Starburst Magazine, 'Brave New Words' boasts not only an impressive spread of different mediums, but the perfect sci-fi play-on-words title, too.

I'm so thrilled to be shortlisted - alongside some properly great writers! Here is the shortlist:

The winner is announced on March 17th. Read more about Brave New Words. Follow Starburst Magazine on Twitter.

Hold Back the Stars is available in paperback and hardback now.

Hold Back the Stars is available in paperback and hardback now.