Battbliblio

Novels

2016    Magrit                                     Walker Books

2013    Marching Dead                       Angry Robot Books

2012    The Corpse-Rat King              Angry Robot Books

 

Collections

 2010    Midnight Echo, Issue 4 (editor)           Australian Horror Writers Association

2006    Through Soft Air                                 Prime Books

 

Short Stories

Over 80 stories published in Australia, USA and Europe, including appearances in Year’s Best Fantasy and Horror, best Australian SF&F, and Year’s Best Australian Fantasy and Horror. Recent publications include:

2015    The Glow of His Eyes, the Depth of His Gaze            Cosmos Magazine

2015    The Smell of Wet Grass                                               HQ Magazine

2015    A Suitable Level of Reward                                         Canary Press

2014    The Daughters of John Anglicus                                 Crusader Kings II: Tales of Treachery,

Paradox Books

2014    The Emperor of Moscow                                             Europa Universalis: What If?, Paradox

Books

Awards

 2008    Australian Shadows Award                            The Claws of Native Ghosts

2005    Australian Shadows Award                            Father Muerte and the Flesh

2005    Aurealis Award, Best Horror Short Story      Pater Familias

2003    Australian SF Award: Best New Talent

2001    Writers of the Future, 3rd Place, 2nd Quarter   Carrying the God

 

Nominations

2016   Aurealis Award nomination, Best Children’s fiction            Magrit

2013    Aurealis Award nomination, Best Horror Novel                    Marching Dead

2013    Australian Shadows Award nomination, Best Novel             The Corpse-Rat King

2013    Australian SF ‘Ditmar’ Award nomination, Best Novel        The Corpse-Rat King

2008    Aurealis Award nomination, Best Horror Short Story           In From The Snow

2006    Aurealis Award nomination, Best SF Short Story                 Dark Ages

2006    Aurealis award nomination, Best Fantasy Short Story           Dark Ages

2006    Australian Shadows Award nomination                                 Father Renoir’s Hands

2005    Australian Shadows Award nomination                                 Pater Familias

2004    Aurealis Award nomination, Best Fantasy Short Story         Tales of Nireym

Professional Accomplishments

 2017    Established Writer-in-Residence                    Katharine Susannah Prichard Writer’s Centre

2017    Guest Author                                                  Asian Festival of Children’s Content

2016    Guest Author                                                  Brisbane Writers Festival

2016    Let’s Get Spooky: Writing Horror for Kids     Presentation, Brisbane Writers Festival

2016    Short Fiction Masterclass                                                        “

2016    Guest Author                                                  Perth Writers Festival

2016    Writing in the Classroom                                Perth Writers Festival

2015    Writing Marathon                                            Write Along the Highway

2014    Writing Marathon                                            Write Along the Highway

2014    Unicorn Physics: Making Your Fantasy

            World Work                                                     Perth Writers Festival

2012    Judge                                                               Katharine Susannah Prichard Writers Centre

SF/F Competition

2010-2011       Writing the SF Short Story:                 Australian Writer’s Marketplace Online

Six Week Online Course                     

2010    Writing the Fantastic                                       Toe in the Ocean Writers Festival

2009    Mentor: Writers Mentorship Program Australian Horror Writers Association

2008    Judge                                                               Katharine Susannah Prichard Writers Centre

SF/F Competition

2008    Mentor: Writers Mentorship Program Australian Horror Writers Association

2008    Writing the Weird                                           Katharine Susannah Prichard Writers Centre

2007    Mentor: Writers Mentorship Program Australian Horror Writers Association

2007    Tutor                                                               Clarion South Writers Workshop

2007    The Art of Critiquing                                      Queensland Writers Centre

2007    Writing F&SF                                                 Queensland Writers Centre

2006    Critiquing                                                        Katharine Susannah Prichard Writers Centre

2005    Judge                                                               Katharine Susannah Prichard Writers Centre

SF/F Competition

2004    Emerging Writer-in-Residence                       Katharine Susannah Prichard Writers Centre

2004    Writing SF and Fantasy                                  Helena College

2003    Local Guest of Honour                                   Swancon Science Fiction Convention