The Illusioneer & Other Tales Paperback now available

Buy in Australia - direct from the Author

I have some copies of The Illusioneer & Other Tales (paperback) available from my webpage shop - for post within Australia only.

For outside Australia - pre-order available online

:Amazingly, Amazon have already got paperback up for pre-order (official publishing date is 18th November). So for those living outside Australia, you can buy from there.

Photo ©2017 Karen Carlisle

Journal 3 has arrived!

The Illusioneer & Other Tales - book 3 in 'The Adventures of Viola Stewart' series has arrived in time for Adelaide Supanova.

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Huzzah!

See you there next weekend - Artists' Alley #12

 

© Photos and video 2017 Karen Carlisle

 

Illusioneer Update and a Bonus Short Story

Good morning Dear Reader, There's been a lot happening over the past few weeks. First, an update on 'The Illusioneer & Other Tales', then a link to a bonus (so far unpublished) short story of mine. The manuscript for Viola's last set of adventures, The Illusioneer & Other Tales, is completed and edited. The galley was proofread by my busy elves. Now the final page count was finalised, I could format the cover spread. Both were sent to the printer and I'm waiting for a proof copy before I can order the first box. The Illusioneer's ISBN has been allocated and it's now listed on the National Library database (Trove/CiP). This is what it will look like on your shelf with the others <shameless plug>.

But there's more:

a bonus excerpt - the first chapter of my next steampunk adventure series, 'The Department of Curiosities' - with new characters and a new look. (The story starts in 1883 and is set in the same alternative world as 'The Adventures of Viola Stewart'.) I bought a new ring to mark the end of my first steampunk mystery series - one stone for each book.

This month's Bonus:

Penny, from The Adventures of Messrs Smith and Skarry, asked me for a short story. It will feature on her blog this week.

You can read Waking  HERE.

Photos and short story ©2017 Karen J Carlisle. All rights reserved.