Daryl M., Librarian, West Valley Regional Branch Library



Author Sequoia Nagamatsu and his debut novel, How High We Go in the Dark

Interview With an Author: Sequoia Nagamatsu

March 24, 2022

Sequoia Nagamatsu is a Japanese-American writer and managing editor of Psychopomp Magazine, an online quarterly dedicated to innovative prose.

Author Freya Marske and her debut novel, A Marvellous Light

Interview With an Author: Freya Marske

March 03, 2022

Freya Marske is one of the co-hosts of Be the Serpent, a Hugo Award-nominated podcast about SFF, fandom, and literary tropes, and her work has sold to Analog and been shortlisted for Best Fantasy Short Story in the Aurealis Awards. She lives in Australia.

Author Andrea Hairston and her latest novel, Redwood and Wildfire

Interview With an Author: Andrea Hairston

February 24, 2022

Andrea Hairston is a novelist, essayist, playwright, and the Artistic Director of Chrysalis Theatre. She is the author of Mindscape, shortlisted for the Phillip K. Dick and Otherwise awards, and winner of the Carl Brandon Parallax Award.

Journalist and editor, Eliza Reid and her first book, Secrets of the Sprakkar

Interview With an Author: Eliza Reid

February 17, 2022

Eliza Reid is a journalist, editor, and co-founder of the annual Iceland Writers Retreat. Eliza grew up on a hobby farm near Ottawa, Canada, and moved to Iceland in 2003, five years after winning a student raffle for a date with the man who later became her husband. That husband, Fudni Th.

Author Eva Jurczyk and her first novel, The Department of Rare Books and Special Collections

Interview With an Author: Eva Jurczyk

February 03, 2022

Eva Jurczyk is a writer and librarian living in Toronto. She has written for Jezebel, The Awl, The Rumpus, and Publishers Weekly.

Author Marie Rutkoski and her first novel, Real Easy

Interview With an Author: Marie Rutkoski

January 20, 2022

Born in Illinois, Marie Rutkoski is a graduate of the University of Iowa and Harvard University.

Author Joseph Knox and his latest novel, True Crime Story

Interview With an Author: Joseph Knox

January 13, 2022

Joseph Knox was born and raised in and around Manchester, England, where he worked in bars and bookshops before moving to London.

Author and movie critic Kim Newman and his latest novel, Something More Than Night

Interview With an Author: Kim Newman

January 06, 2022

Kim Newman is a popular and respected author and movie critic, known for his acclaimed alternate-history series, Anno Dracula.

Author Goldy Moldavsky and her latest book, The Mary Shelley Club

Interview With an Author: Goldy Moldavsky

December 23, 2021

Goldy Moldavsky was born in Lima, Peru, and grew up in Brooklyn, New York, where she lives with her family.