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Emma Newman

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Emma Newman writes dark short stories and science fiction and urban fantasy novels.

'Between Two Thorns', the first book in Emma's Split Worlds urban fantasy series, was shortlisted for the BFS Best Novel and Best Newcomer awards.

Emma's latest book, Planetfall, is a standalone science fiction novel published by Roc.

Emma is a professional audiobook narrator and also co-writes and hosts the Hugo-nominated podcast 'Tea and Jeopardy' which involves tea, cake, mild peril and singing chickens. Her hobbies include dressmaking and playing RPGs. She blogs and gets up to all kinds of writing mischief at www.enewman.co.uk.

Emma has recorded audio books for publishers and short stories for fiction podcasts. To find out more about her voice work go to w
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I saw The Last Jedi last night and I just couldn’t keep all my thoughts and feelings about it locked up in my head. It is spoiler ridden and a very personal take (I loved it, just FYI) so don’t listen unless you have seen the film.


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“I think “majority” is one of my least favorite words. It’s so often used to justify bad decisions.”
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“That scared me more than anything, sometimes; the noise of my thoughts, the sense that even the space inside myself wasn't safe.”
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“Am I just a mosaic of myself, held in the shape of a whole person?”
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Sangria Thanks for your friendship, E.J.! :D


Harlequin Books Hello E.J., it is a pleasure to meet you.


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Simon Thanks for looking me up, E.J.


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Emma Newman I delighted to announce that the hardback edition of 20 Years Later has officially been released! I get all excited about it over here: http://www.enewman.co.uk/twenty-years...


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Emma Newman For those of you who buy your Kindle ebooks through the Amazon US store, the first two novels of my Split Worlds series (Between Two Thorns and Any Other Name) are on today's Kindle Daily Deal for just $1.99 each: http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=amb_link_...


message 6: by Emma

Emma Newman If you have any questions about the Split Worlds series, Planetfall or Tea and Jeopardy, you can ask me over at the Sword and Laser AMA: https://www.goodreads.com/topic/show/...


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