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Chris Howard is just a creative guy with a pen and a paint brush, author of Seaborn (Juno Books, 2008), Salvage (Masque/Prime Books, 2013), Nanowhere (Lykeion, 2005), and a shelf-full of other books. His short stories have appeared in a bunch of zines, latest is "Lost Dogs and Fireplace Archeology" in Fantasy Magazine. His story "Hammers and Snails" was a Robert A. Heinlein Centennial Short Fiction Contest winner. He writes and illustrates the comic Saltwater Witch. His art has appeared in Shimmer, BuzzyMag, various RPGs, and on the pages of books, blogs, and other interesting places.

Find out everything here: http://www.SaltwaterWitch.com

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Several readers have asked for details on how the “seaborn books” are connected, and in what ways. Most of the books and stories I have written over the last ten years are tied together in one timeline, sharing characters, a couple of them extending over a generation. A few clearly share the same setting–our near-future world, with seaborn characters, but without Kassandra making much of an app...

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Average rating: 3.64 · 898 ratings · 128 reviews · 46 distinct works · Similar authors
Saltwater Witch (Saltwater ...
3.17 of 5 stars 3.17 avg rating — 141 ratings — published 2011
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Saltwater Witch (Seaborn Tr...
3.65 of 5 stars 3.65 avg rating — 175 ratings — published 2005 — 7 editions
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Seaborn (Seaborn Trilogy #2)
3.7 of 5 stars 3.70 avg rating — 113 ratings — published 2008 — 7 editions
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Sea Throne (Seaborn Trilogy...
3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 50 ratings — published 2010 — 4 editions
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3.18 of 5 stars 3.18 avg rating — 55 ratings — published 2011 — 3 editions
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Teller (Volume 1)
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“I studied the dusty street, the plastic walls and dries patches of piss. And I guess it was being left with just shantytowns and Steel Cities that got folk started with the tree building. Because even for the rich freaks, life's ugly. But build a tree, and you got something worth looking at. Something worth believing in.”
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“I reckoned some things you do best to remember. But sometimes it's best to forget.”
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Lucinda Dear Chris,
Thank you for acepting my friendship request here on Goodreads. I am delighted to have won a copy of "Saltwater Witch (Seaborn Trilogy #1)" {through a first-read giveaway}, which i am really looking forward to reading! Keep a look out also for a review once i have read it, and thank you so very much once again.
Kind Regards
Lucinda x


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