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Sylvia Kelso

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Sylvia Kelso lives in North Queensland, Australia. She writes fantasy and SF set in analogue or alternate Australian settings. She has published six fantasy novels, two of which, The Moving Water (2006) and Amberlight (2007) were finalists for best fantasy novel of the year in the Australian Aurealis genre fiction awards.
Her most recent novel-length work is a two-volume contemporary fantasy, the Blackston Gold series, The Solitaire Ghost, and The Time Seam.
Her novella, "Spring in Geneva," a riff on Frankenstein , came out from Aqueduct in 2013.
She has also published short stories in Australian and US anthologies, including "The Cretaceous Border" in Neverlands from Susurrus Press, "The Sharp-Shooter" in New Ceres Nights from 12th Planet
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Average rating: 3.71 · 228 ratings · 66 reviews · 24 distinct works · Similar authors
Amberlight (Riverworld, #1)
3.51 of 5 stars 3.51 avg rating — 39 ratings — published 2007 — 3 editions
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Riversend (Riverworld, #2)
3.85 of 5 stars 3.85 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 2009
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Everran's Bane
3.1 of 5 stars 3.10 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 2005 — 4 editions
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The Solitaire Ghost
3.33 of 5 stars 3.33 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2011
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Spring in Geneva
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 2013
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4.33 of 5 stars 4.33 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2008
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The Time Seam
3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2011
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Source
3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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The Moving Water
3.5 of 5 stars 3.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2007 — 4 editions
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The Red Country
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2008 — 3 editions
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Amberlight Riversend Source
Riverworld (3 books)
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Everran's Bane The Moving Water The Red Country
Rihannar Chronicles (3 books)
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3.4444444444444446 of 5 stars 3.44 avg rating — 9 ratings

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House of Many Ways by Diana Wynne Jones
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Practice Makes Perfect Complete Spanish Grammar, 2nd Edition by Gilda Nissenberg
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