News

Archive for recap

February New Fantasy Releases

We’re excited to bring you a roundup of February book releases of fantasy by and about women. Let us know what you’re looking forward to in the comments.

As always, we’d love to hear from you. If you’ve sold a fantasy work, read a great recently-released story, discovered a fantastic link that we missed, or if you’ve got a book or story review to share, please get in touch. Send news to (social at sirensconference.org).

 

 

January New Fantasy Releases

We’re excited to bring you a roundup of January book releases of fantasy by and about women. Let us know what you’re looking forward to in the comments.

As always, we’d love to hear from you. If you’ve sold a fantasy work, read a great recently-released story, discovered a fantastic link that we missed, or if you’ve got a book or story review to share, please get in touch. Send news to (social at sirensconference.org).

 

May Recap: Book Releases and Interesting Links

We’re excited to bring you a roundup of interesting links and May book releases of fantasy by and about women.

As always, we’d love to hear from you. If you’ve sold a fantasy work, read a great recently-released story, discovered a fantastic link that we missed, or if you’ve got a book or story review to share, please get in touch. Send news to (help at sirensconference.org).

 

YOU’RE EXCITED ABOUT…

Interesting Links:

 

Book Releases

2016MayCollage

Click the image for a closer look at the covers.

May 1
Will Do Magic for Small Change, Andrea Hairston

May 3
The Chimes, Anna Smaill
A Court of Mist and Fury, Sarah J. Maas
Dream On, Kerstin Gier
Holding Smoke, Elle Cosimano
Night Shift, Charlaine Harris
Queen of Hearts, Colleen Oakes
The Rose and the Dagger, Renée Ahdieh
Ruined, Amy Tintera
Time Stoppers, Carrie Jones
Warrior Witch, Danielle L. Jensen
Wishing Day, Lauren Myracle
The Jewel and Her Lapidary, Fran Wilde
Elixir, Ruth Vincent
Heart of the Mirage, Glenda Larke
The Map of Bones, Francesca Haig

May 10
The Last Remnant, Pam Brondos
Unrivaled, Alyson Noël

May 17
The Crown’s Game, Evelyn Skye
Places No One Knows, Brenna Yovanoff
Roses and Rot, Kat Howard
Woodwalker, Emily B Martin
Company Town, Madeline Ashby
Spark, Holly Schindler
Devil and the Bluebird, Jennifer Mason-Black

May 24
All Fixed Up, Linda Grimes
A Clatter of Jars, Lisa Graff
Hensel and Gretel: Ninja Chicks, Corey Rosen Schwartz and Rebecca J. Gomez, ill. Dan Santat
Return to the Isle of the Lost, Melissa de la Cruz
The Seven Princesses, Smiljana Coh

May 31
The Sleeping Prince, Melinda Salisbury
The Geek Feminist Revolution, Kameron Hurley
The Pages of the Mind, Jeffe Kennedy

 

April Recap: Book Releases and Interesting Links

We’re excited to bring you a roundup of interesting links and April book releases of fantasy by and about women.

As always, we’d love to hear from you. If you’ve sold a fantasy work, read a great recently-released story, discovered a fantastic link that we missed, or if you’ve got a book or story review to share, please get in touch. Send news to (help at sirensconference.org).

 

YOU’RE EXCITED ABOUT…

Interesting Links:

 
Book Releases

2016AprilCollage

Click the image for a closer look at the covers.

April 5
Almost Dark, Letitia Trent
Daughters of Ruin, K. D. Castner
The Edge of Worlds, Martha Wells
Every Heart a Doorway, Seanan McGuire
Flamecaster, Cinda Williams Chima
Forest of Ruin, Kelley Armstrong
The Glittering Court, Richelle Mead
Golden, Melissa de la Cruz, Michael Johnston
Lumberjanes Volume 3: A Terrible Plan, Shannon Watters, Noelle Stevenson, Grace Ellis, ill. Brooke A Allen
In the Labyrinth of Drakes: A Memoir by Lady Trent, Marie Brennan
King’s Folly, Jill Williamson
The Mirror King, Jodi Meadows
Once Upon a Dream: A Twisted Tale, Liz Braswell
Tell the Wind and Fire, Sarah Rees Brennan

April 11
The Jasmine Sneeze, Nadine Kaadan

April 12
The Book of Forbidden Widsom, Gillian Murray Kendall
A Fierce and Subtle Poison, Samantha Mabry
Island of Dragons, Lisa McMann
Loreena’s Gift, Colleen M. Story
The Mage of Trelian, Michelle Knudsen
Masks and Shadows, Stephanie Burgis
Red: The True Story of Red Riding Hood, Liesl Shurtliff

April 19
The Lie Tree, Frances Hardinge
Daughter of Albion, Ilke Tampke

April 26
Bright Blaze of Magic, Jennifer Estep
Down with the Shine, Kate Karyus Quinn
Let the Wind Rise, Shannon Messenger
The Raven King, Maggie Stiefvater
Soldier, Julie Kagawa
The Star-Touched Queen, Roshani Chokshi

 

March Recap: Book Releases and Interesting Links

We’re excited to bring you a roundup of interesting links and March book releases of fantasy by and about women.

As always, we’d love to hear from you. If you’ve sold a fantasy work, read a great recently-released story, discovered a fantastic link that we missed, or if you’ve got a book or story review to share, please get in touch. Send news to (help at sirensconference.org).

 

YOU’RE EXCITED ABOUT…

Interesting Links:

 
Book Releases

2016MarchCollage

Click the image for a closer look at the covers.

March 1
The Awakening of Sunshine Girl, Paige McKenzie, Alyssa Sheinmel
Blood Passage, Heather Demetrios
Borderline, Mishell Baker
Burning Glass, Kathryn Purdie
Chaos Choreography, Seanan McGuire
Charmed, Jen Calonita
Fairy Tale Fashion, Colleen Hill, Patricia Mears, Ellen Sampson, Kiera Vaclavik
Forest of Wonders, Linda Sue Park
The Girl Who Raced Fairyland All the Way Home, Catherynne M. Valente ill. Ana Juan
Into the Dim, Janet B. Taylor
Midnight Marked, Chloe Neill
Owl and the City of Angels, Kristi Charish
The Seer, Sonia Lyris
Seven Black Diamonds, Melissa Marr
Siren’s Song, Mary Weber

March 8
The Book of Forbidden Wisdom, Gillian Murray Kendall
Fire Touched, Patricia Briggs
The Great Hunt, Wendy Higgins
Hour of the Bees, Lindsay Eagar
The Keeper of the Mist, Rachel Neumeier
Lady Midnight, Cassandra Clare
The Lyre Thief, Jennifer Fallon
Map of Fates, Maggie Hall
Marked in Flesh, Anne Bishop
Maybe a Fox, Kathi Appelt, Alison McGhee
Rebel of the Sands, Alwyn Hamilton
The Return of the Witch, Paula Brackston
The Secrets of Solace, Jaleigh Johnson
The Steep and Thorny Way, Cat Winters
A Tyranny of Petticoats: 15 Stories of Belles, Bank Robbers & Other Badass Girls, Ed. Jessica Spotswood
What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours, Helen Oyeyemi

March 15
The Charmed Children of Rookskill Castle, Janet Fox
Hamster Princess: Of Mice and Magic, Ursula Vernon
I Want a Monster!, Elise Gravel
The Winged Histories, Sofia Samatar
Yellow Brick War, Danielle Paige

March 22
Broken Crowns, Lauren DeStefano
The Hidden Twin, Adi Rule
I Woke Up Dead at the Mall, Judy Sheehan
Shadow and Flame, Gail Z. Martin
The Skylighter, Becky Wallace
Wink Poppy Midnight, April Genevieve Tucholke

March 29
Battlestorm, Susan Krinard
Half Lost, Sally Green
Sisters of Salt and Iron, Kady Cross
A Tangle of Gold, Jaclyn Moriarty
The Winner’s Kiss, Marie Rutkoski

 

February Recap: Book Releases and Interesting Links

We’re excited to bring you a roundup of interesting links and February book releases of fantasy by and about women.

As always, we’d love to hear from you. If you’ve sold a fantasy work, read a great recently-released story, discovered a fantastic link that we missed, or if you’ve got a book or story review to share, please get in touch. Send news to (help at sirensconference.org).

 

YOU’RE EXCITED ABOUT…

Interesting Links:

 
Book Releases

2016FebruaryCollage

Click the image for a closer look at the covers.

February 1:
Baker’s Magic, Diane Zahler
The Sapphire Cutlass, Sharon Gosling

February 2:
Assassin’s Heart, Sarah Ahiers
A Criminal Magic, Lee Kelly
Games Wizards Play, Diane Duane
The Guardian Herd: Landfall, Jennifer Lynn Alvarez
Kingfisher, Patricia A. McKillip
Revenge and the Wild, Michelle Modesto
Unhooked, Lisa Maxwell

February 9:
The Abyss Surrounds Us, Emily Skrutskie
Blackhearts, Nicole Castroman
Bloom, Doreen Cronin, ill. David Small
The Extincts, Veronica Cossanteli, Roman Muradov
Fridays with the Wizards, Jessica Day George
Glass Sword, Victoria Aveyard
The Princess in Black and the Hungry Bunny Horde, Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, ill. LeUyen Pham
Ravenous, MarcyKate Connolly
Reign of Shadows, Sophie Jordan
These Vicious Masks, Tarun Shanker, Kelly Zekas
The Witches of Cambridge, Menna van Praag

February 16:
The Circle of Lies, Crystal Velasquez
The Girl From Everywhere, Heidi Heilig
The Immortals, Jordanna Max Brodsky
Riders, Veronica Rossi
The Shadow Queen, C. J. Redwine

February 23:
A Gathering of Shadows, V. E. Schwab
Behold the Bones, Natalie C. Parker
The Dastardly Deed, Holly Grant, ill. Josie Portillo
Dreamfever, Kit Alloway
Firstlife, Gena Showalter
The Forbidden Wish, Jessica Khoury
The Key to Extraordinary, Natalie Lloyd
Kingdom of Ashes, Rhiannon Thomas
Longbow Girl, Linda Davies
Titans, Victoria Scott

 

January Recap: Book Releases and Interesting Links

We’re excited to bring you a roundup of interesting links and January book releases of fantasy by and about women.

As always, we’d love to hear from you. If you’ve sold a fantasy work, read a great recently-released story, discovered a fantastic link that we missed, or if you’ve got a book or story review to share, please get in touch. Send news to (help at sirensconference.org).

 

YOU’RE EXCITED ABOUT…

Interesting Links:

 
Book Releases

2016JanuaryCollage

Click the image for a closer look at the covers.

January 1:
Daughter of Destiny, Nicole Evelina

January 5:
Passenger, Alexandra Bracken
Truthwitch, Susan Dennard
Worlds of Ink and Shadow: A Novel of the Brontës, Lena Coakley
The Impostor Queen, Sarah Fine
The Last Dream Keeper, Amber Benson
Curio, Evangeline Denmark
Mr. Splitfoot, Samantha Hunt
The Night Parade, Kathryn Tanquary
Thief of Lies, Brenda Drake
City of Light, Keri Arthur
The Door by the Staircase, Katherine Marsh ill. Kelly Murphy
Only the Stones Survive, Morgan Llywelyn

January 12:
The Killing Jar, Jennifer Bosworth
The Drowning Eyes, Emily Foster
Traveler, Arwen Elys Dayton

January 16:
On the Meldon Plain, Pam Brondos

January 19:
Burn, Elissa Sussman
The Radiant Road, Katherine Catmull
Sword and Verse, Kathy MacMillan
Feverborn, Karen Marie Moning
Secrets of Valhalla, Jasmine Richards

January 26:
The Blue Line, Ingrid Betancourt
The Evening Spider, Emily Arsenault
The Morrigan’s Curse, Dianne K. Salerni
All the Birds in the Sky, Charlie Jane Anders
The Love That Split the World, Emily Henry
The Dark Days Club, Alison Goodman
Shallow Graves, Kali Wallace
The Siren, Kiera Cass
Arrows, Melissa Gorzelanczyk
Rise of the Wolf, Jennifer A. Nielsen
Night Study, Maria V. Snyder
The Case of the Fickle Mermaid, P. J. Brackston

January 28:
Daughter of Blood, Helen Lowe

 

December Recap: Book Releases and Interesting Links

We’re excited to bring you a roundup of interesting links and December book releases of fantasy by and about women.

As always, we’d love to hear from you. If you’ve sold a fantasy work, read a great recently-released story, discovered a fantastic link that we missed, or if you’ve got a book or story review to share, please get in touch. Send news to (help at sirensconference.org).

 

YOU’RE EXCITED ABOUT…

Interesting Links:

 
Book Releases

2015DecemberCollage

Click the image for a closer look at the covers.

December 1:
Crucible: All-New Tales of Valdemar, ed. Mercedes Lackey
Tinder, Sally Gardner, ill. David Roberts
A Daughter of No Nation, A. M. Dellamonica
Rise of the Titans, Kate O’Hearn
Sweet Ruin, Kresley Cole
Gateway to Fourline, Pam Brondos
The Rosemary Spell, Virginia Zimmerman
The Curse of Jacob Tracy, Holly Messinger
The Light Warden, Liz Williams with introduction by Kari Sperring
Ash and Silver, Carol Berg
Hawthorn, Carol Goodman
Ms. Marvel Vol. 4: Last Days, G. Willow Wilson, ill. Adrian Alphona

December 7:
The Sleeping Beauty Theatre, Su Blackwell and Corina Fletcher

December 8:
A Dream of Ice, Gillian Anderson and Jeff Rovin
Mercury Retrograde, Laura Bickle

December 11:
Boundary, Mary Victoria Johnson
The Spirit Trap, Veryan Williams-Wynn

December 15:
Frozen Tides, Morgan Rhodes
Warlords and Wastrels, Julia Knight

December 17:
Deadly Sweet Lies, Erica Cameron

December 19:
Shadow Wrack, Kim Thompson

December 22:
The Beatriceid, Kate Elliott
Grudging, Michelle Hauck

December 29:
Endure, Sara B. Larson
Escaping Peril, Tui T. Sutherland
Between a Vamp and a Hard Place, Jessica Sims
Vendetta, Gail Z. Martin

December 31:
A Fantasy Medley 3, ed. Yanni Kuznia

 

November Recap: Sirens News, Book Releases, and Interesting Links

We’re excited to bring you a roundup of interesting links and November book releases of fantasy by and about women.

As always, we’d love to hear from you. If you’ve sold a fantasy work, read a great recently-released story, discovered a fantastic link that we missed, or if you’ve got a book or story review to share, please get in touch. Send news to (help at sirensconference.org).

 

ON THE BLOG: NOVEMBER 2015

Sirens Newsletter – Volume 8, Issue 1 (November 2015)

 

YOU’RE EXCITED ABOUT…

Interesting Links:

 
Book Releases

2015NovemberCollage

Click the image for a closer look at the covers.

November 1:
The Hush, Skye Melki-Wegner
Wormwood Gate, Katherine Farmar

November 3:
The After-Room, Maile Meloy ill. Ian Schoenherr
Black Wolves, Kate Elliott
Born of Betrayal, Sherrilyn Kenyon
Fearless, Marianne Curley
The Girl with the Ghost Eyes, M. H. Boroson
The Girl Who Could Not Dream, Sarah Beth Durst
Heart Legacy, Robin D. Owens
How to Train Your Dragon: How to Fight a Dragon’s Fury, Cressida Cowell
Jeweled Fire, Sharon Shinn
Manners & Mutiny, Gail Carriger
My Diary from the Edge of the World, Jodi Lynn Anderson
Neverseen, Shannon Messenger
Stars of Fortune, Nora Roberts
Tower of Thorns, Juliet Marillier
Word Puppets, Mary Robinette Kowal

November 5:
Bless the Skies, Julie Elise Landry

November 8:
The Last Faerie Queen, Chelsea Pitcher

November 10:
Darkness Hidden, Zoë Marriott
The Fox and the Star, Coralie Bickford-Smith
Legends and Liars, Julia Knight
The Most Wonderful Thing in the World, Vivian French ill. Angela Barrett
Six-Gun Snow White, Catherynne Valente
Soundless, Richelle Mead
The Trilogy of Two, Juman Malouf
Triple Moon, Melissa de la Cruz
Unforgiven, Lauren Kate
Winter, Marissa Meyer
The Wrinkled Crown, Anne Nesbet

November 15:
Lancelot: Her Story, Carol Anne Douglas

November 17:
Angel of Storms, Trudi Canavan
Dragon Marked, Jaymin Eve
The Golden Braid, Melanie Dickerson

November 24:
Sea of Sighs, Dawn Peers
The Seventh Bride, T. Kingfisher
You Have Never Been Here, Mary Rickert

November 28:
Cast in Honor, Michelle Sagara

November 30:
Beneath an Oil-Dark Sea: The Best of Caitlín R. Kiernan Volume 2, Caitlín R. Kiernan
The Sea Is Ours: Tales from Steampunk Southeast Asia, ed. Jaymee Goh and Joyce Chng

 

October Recap: Sirens News, Book Releases, and Interesting Links

We’re excited to bring you a roundup of interesting links and October book releases of fantasy by and about women.

As always, we’d love to hear from you. If you’ve sold a fantasy work, read a great recently-released story, discovered a fantastic link that we missed, or if you’ve got a book or story review to share, please get in touch. Send news to (help at sirensconference.org).

 

ON THE BLOG: OCTOBER 2015

Testimonials: Inspired by Sirens–Edith Hope Bishop

Testimonials: Inspired by Sirens–Artemis Grey

Testimonials: Inspired by Sirens–Yoon Ha Lee

Testimonials: Inspired by Sirens–Nivair Gabriel

 

YOU’RE EXCITED ABOUT…

Interesting Links:

 

Book Releases

2015OctoberCollage

Click the image for a closer look at the covers.

October 1:
Darkness on His Bones, Barbara Hambly

October 6:
Against a Brightening Sky, Jaime Lee Moyer
Carry On, Rainbow Rowell
The Chess Queen Enigma, Colleen Gleason
Cinderella’s Shoes, Shonna Slayton
Closer to the Heart, Mercedes Lackey
Dreamstrider, Lindsay Smith
Empire Ascendant, Kameron Hurley
A Frozen Heart, Elizabeth Rudnick
Ghost to the Rescue, Carolyn Hart
Ghostly: A Collection of Ghost Stories, Audrey Niffenegger
The House, Christina Lauren
An Inheritance of Ashes, Leah Bobet
It’s a Wonderful Death, Sarah J. Schmitt
Life and Death Twilight Reimagined, Stephenie Meyer
Marked, Sue Tingey
Mythmaker, Marianne De Pierres
She Walks in Shadows, ed. Silvia Moreno-Garcia and Paula R. Stiles
Silver on the Road, Laura Anne Gilman
Sing Down the Stars, L. J. Hatton
Swords and Scoundrels, Julia Knight
A Tale of Highly Unusual Magic, Lisa Papademetriou
A Thousand Nights, E. K. Johnston
Undead and Unforgiven, MaryJanice Davidson
The White Rose, Amy Ewing
White Trash Zombie Gone Wild, Diana Rowland
Wild Sky, Suzanne Brockmann and Melanie Brockmann

October 8:
Gathering Deep, Lisa Maxwell

October 13:
An Apprentice to Elves, Elizabeth Bear and Sarah Monette
Boundary Lines, Melissa F. Olson
Dark Tide, Jennifer Donnelly
The Devil and Winnie Flynn, Micol Ostow ill. David Ostow
Ice Like Fire, Sara Raasch
The Immortal Heights, Sherry Thomas
Of Sorrow and Such, Angela Slatter
SandRider, Angie Sage
Sound, Juliet Madison
Wendy Darling: Stars, Colleen Oakes

October 15:
Dead Girls Don’t, Mags Storey

October 19:
Witch Hunt, Kasi Blake

October 20:
A Sliver of Stardust, Marissa Burt
The Secrets of Drearcliff Grange School, Kim Newman
Wolf by Wolf, Ryan Graudin

October 22:
Supervision, Alison Stine

October 27:
City of Halves, Lucy Inglis
Dark Heart of Magic, Jennifer Estep
The Devious Dr. Jekyll, Viola Carr
Fathomless, Anne M. Pillsworth
The Fairy Swarm, Suzanne Selfors
Gabriel, Nikki Kelly
Little Red Gliding Hood, Tara Lazar ill. Troy Cummings
The Monstrous, ed. Ellen Datlow
Persuasion, Martina Boone
Wake of Vultures, Lila Bowen
Winter Wolf, Rachel M. Raithby

October 28:
Tremontaine, Ellen Kushner and various authors

October 30:
The Key, Sara B. Elfgren and Mats Strandberg

 

Presented by Narrate Conferences, Inc.

 

RSS Feed

The news archive for Sirens is linked below as an RSS feed. If you need instructions or would like more information, please click here. If you have questions about our RSS feed, please email us at (web at sirensconference.org).

RSS Feed Button

 

Archives

2018
September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February, January

2017
December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February, January

2016
December, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March

2015
November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February, January

2014
December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, March, February, January

2013
December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February, January

2012
December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February, January

2011
December, November, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February, January

2010
December, November, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February, January

2009
December, November, August, July, June, May, April, March, February, January

 

Tags

annual programming series, attendee perspective, auction, book club, book list, book reviews, books, bookstore, boot camp, chat, community, compendium, deadlines, giveaway, guests, hotel, inclusivity, interview, meet-up, menus, narrate conferences, newsletter, perspective, professionals, programming, read along, recap, registration, review squad, schedule, schedules, scholarships, sirens, Sirens 2009, Sirens 2010, Sirens 2011, Sirens 2012, Sirens 2013, Sirens 2014, Sirens 2015, Sirens 2016, Sirens 2017, Sirens 2018, Sirens Shuttle, Sirens Studio, Sirens Supper, site visit, skamania, special edition, sponsorship, support, testimonials, themes, things we're excited about, travel, volunteering, website, where are they now
Meet Our Guests of Honor
About the Conference
Accepted Programming
Sirens Twitter
Attend
Sirens Facebook

Connect with the Sirens community

Sign up for the Sirens newsletter

Subscribe to our mailing list