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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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The anthology Lightships and Sabers is due for release on May 1st 2016.

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Published on April 25, 2016 00:15
Average rating: 3.76 · 316 ratings · 96 reviews · 25 distinct works · Similar authors
Amberlight (Riverworld, #1)

3.44 avg rating — 43 ratings — published 2007 — 4 editions
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Riversend (Riverworld, #2)

3.85 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 2009
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Everran's Bane

3.10 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 2005 — 5 editions
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The Solitaire Ghost

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Spring in Geneva

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Source

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The Moving Water

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The Red Country

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