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LOIS H. GRESH is the New York Times Best-Selling Author (6 times), Publishers Weekly Best-Selling Paperback Author, Publishers Weekly Best-Selling Paperback Children's Author, and USA Today Best-Selling Author of 27 books and 55 short stories. Her books have been published in 22 languages. Current books are dark story collection ELDRITCH EVOLUTIONS (Chaosium 2011, BookViewCafe ebook 2012), anthology DARK FUSIONS (editor, PS Publishing, Oct 2013), forthcoming anthology INNSMOUTH NIGHTMARES (PS Publishing 2015), and THE DIVERGENT COMPANION (St. Martin's Press, Feb 2014). Look for stories in BLACK WINGS III (PS Publishing, 2014), BLACK WINGS IV (PS Publishing, 2014), MADNESS OF CTHULHU (Titan Books, 2014), SEARCHERS AFTER HORROR (Fedogan & ...more


The people running NecronomiCon 2015 have kindly invited me to be a Special Guest of Honor.


What a wonderful honor, and I’m so grateful!


Why did they choose me? I think it’s because I’m the Old Crone of Weird Fiction – i.e., a female who has been in the field for a very long time. I was the token female on the HPL panel at WFC way back in 1996.


Anyway, whatever the reason, I’m happy for it, so tha...

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message 17: by Lois

Lois Gresh Hi, Sandra. We're here to talk about books, right? So yeah, let's do it!


Aria (The Whimsical Reader) Hey Lois! ^__^
Thanks for the friend request.
I hope we could talk books sometimes!


message 15: by Lois

Lois Gresh Liz wrote: "Thanks for adding me to your friends list. :D Have a great day! :DFirst Frost by Liz DeJesus" My pleasure, Liz. Nice to meet you.


message 14: by Liz

Liz DeJesus Thanks for adding me to your friends list. :D Have a great day! :D First Frost by Liz DeJesus


message 13: by Lois

Lois Gresh Christine wrote: "Thanks for being my friend"

Thank you, Christine. (smile)


Christine Hatfield Thanks for being my friend


message 11: by Amber

Amber Thanks for the friend invite, Lois.:)


message 10: by Roxanne

Roxanne Thank you for the friends request, nice to meet you! :)


message 9: by Kouk

Kouk Thanks for the friend request Lois!

I look forward to read your books!


I hope you'll have a great day!

kouk


message 8: by Lois

Lois Gresh Nice to meet you!


message 7: by Exina

Exina Thanks for the friend invite, Lois!


message 6: by Midu

Midu Hadi Thanks for the invite!


message 5: by Beth

Beth Hi Lois,
Thanks for the friendship. Looking forward to seeing you online.


message 4: by Lois

Lois Gresh Billy wrote: "Thanks for the add. :D"

Delighted!


message 3: by Billy

Billy Young Thanks for the add. :D


message 2: by Lois

Lois Gresh Heya to you, too!


message 1: by Nick

Nick Cato Heya!


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