I Have a Book Deal!

If you haven’t already heard, Permuted Press signed me to a four-book contract this week. The deal includes my grad school thesis novel (Those of My Kind), as well as its two sequels and a standalone new adult zombie novel. I’ve been out of grad school for nine months, so working on writing deadlines again will be a bit of an adjustment. Then again, I do like some structure.

Currently I’m revising the second book, A Place With the Dead. While I wrote the first draft almost twenty years ago, grad school proved that Tristan’s story required more than one book. I always knew I had a series on my hands. I’m making tons of changes, of course, and to be honest, I’m a little afraid to look at the thing, as six years have passed since the last draft. But it’s a good deal more apocalyptic than ToMK, and the third book (Dusk of Hope) takes that even further, so I think I’ll fit right in at Permuted Press.

No release dates yet, of course, but I’ll be posting here with the latest news as it comes.

Published by Jennifer Loring

Jennifer Loring’s short fiction has appeared in the anthologies Tales from the Lake vols. 1 and 4, Nightscript IV, Dim Shores Presents Volume 2, and the Bram Stoker Award-nominated Not All Monsters and Arterial Bloom, among many others. She holds an MFA in Writing Popular Fiction with a concentration in horror fiction and is currently working toward a PhD in Interdisciplinary Studies - Humanities & Culture, focusing on queer possibility in fairy tales. Jenn lives in Philadelphia, PA, where she and her husband are owned by a turtle and two basset hounds.

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