A.G. Carpenter writes fiction of (and for) all sorts, with a focus on the speculative. With over a dozen published short stories, her work has appeared in Daily Science Fiction, Abyss & Apex, Nature Magazine - Futures, and others. "The Weather's Always Fine in Paradise", a collection of new and old short stories and novelettes, is available now. Her novellas "Of Lips and Tongue" and "Of Shade and Soul" are available now from Falstaff books, with the third and final book "Of Flesh and Bone" forthcoming. A collection of short stories co-written with Eric S. Brown is forthcoming from Ring of Fire Press.
Scheduled Programming Events Featuring Anna Grace Carpenter
Name of Event
Paranormal Romance: Lovers and Stranger Others
Terry Maggert moderates this panel on the dynamics that drive the psyche in the world of paranormal romance.
Anna Grace Carpenter presents From Concept to Query. This workshop will show you how to find the "high concept" at the heart of your novel, craft a 2-3 sentence pitch, and explore techniques to turn that pitch into a full query letter, plus some basic Do This, Not That for the querying process and search for an agent.
Now What? Getting Your Plot Unstuck and Overcoming Writer's Block
A.G. Carpenter moderates that panel on overcoming writer's block with tips and tricks for getting your plot unstuck and taking your story all the way to the end. Various approaches to getting the gears turning again will be offered by combining the expertise of multiple authors.
Autograph sessions will be located in the Dealer's Room. Authors will cycle through hourly, except for the author's that have their own tables who will be available when they are not scheduled in the program. Limit 5 books (if you bring more, get 5 signed and go to the back of the line.)