Chaz Brenchley has been making a living as a writer since he was eighteen. He is the author of nine thrillers, most recently Shelter and two fantasy series, The Books of Outremer and Selling Water by the River. As Daniel Fox he has published a Chinese-based fantasy series, beginning with Dragon in Chains, as Ben Macallan, an urban fantasy, Desdæmona.
A British Fantasy Award winner, he has also published books for children and more than 500 short stories in various genres. His time as crimewriter-in-residence on a sculpture project in Sunderland resulted in the collection Blood Waters. His first play, A Cold Coming, was performed and then toured in 2007. He is a prizewinning ex-poet, and has been writer in residence at the University of Northumbria. He was Northern Writer of the Year 2000.
Chaz has recently married and moved from Newcastle to California, with two squabbling cats and a famous teddy bear.
News: Being Small publication date announced! Plus something new to read online - details on the News & Events page.
Below is a recent extract from Chaz'z blog:
I am delighted - if a little startled - to observe that my story "The Burial of Sir John Mawe at Cassini" has been published in the Spring 2014 issue of Subterranean magazine.
Y'all have known how much I have been muttering this last year or so about Kipling on Mars? This is where it starts. Where it all starts, this whole outrageous mash-up of Eng Lit and the British Empire and the Red Planet and me.
Posted on Tue, 04 Mar 2014 07:41:17 GMT
To read more, or leave a comment, visit Chaz'z blog at desperance.livejournal.com.
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