Mary Robinette Kowal signing Shades of Milk and Honey

at our London Megastore

MARY ROBINETTE KOWAL will be signing Book One of the Glamourist Histories SHADES OF MILK AND HONEY (Constable and Robinson) at the Forbidden Planet London Megastore on Thursday 24th October from 6 – 7pm.

‘A lovely, smart, strange novel with everything on earth to recommend it...This story is one part meticulous manners and one part wild magic – utterly irresistible.’ Cherie Priest

In Regency England, Jane Ellsworth of Dorchester is a woman ahead of her time: not only is she highly skilled in the manipulation of glamour - plucking strands from the Ether to create magical illusions - she's also ambitious for her art. First and foremost, however, a lady of quality must marry well; and while her sister Melody has plenty of suitors, Jane has resigned herself to invisibility. But when a threat to her family causes Jane to push her magical skills to their limits, she attracts the attention of professional glamourist Mr Vincent...and wanders in to a love story of her very own.

Hugo-award winning author, Mary Robinette Kowal, is a novelist, professional puppeteer and voice actor. In 2008 she won the Campbell Award for Best New Writer and her short story ‘For Want of a Nail’ won the Hugo Award for Best Short Story in 2011. Mary currently lives in Chicago with her husband.

Just confirmed: Mary Robinette Kowal will demonstrate her puppetry skills at the start of the signing. Get there early!

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