A Master of Djinn: My Debut Novel is HERE

I wrote a book y’all

Been a minute. Again. But thought I’d make time to stop by and say… I WROTE A BOOK!

My full-length novel, A Master of Djinn, was officially released a week ago from today on May 11 2021 by Tor.com Publishing. Though I’ve done this before, since it has (again) been a minute, this post is gonna recount the road that brought me here. Because mane, who knew?

*Note, this is mostly a re-post of a blog I did earlier this year with some updates.

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Debut Novel Cover Reveal: A Master of Djinn

The cover for my upcoming debut novel A Master of Djinn got revealed this week. Welcome back to the world of an alternate 1912 Cairo, of steampunk, magic, and djinn. Oh, and everyone’s favorite dapper suit wearing investigator–complete with a bowler.

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Inspiration and Worldbuilding: The Haunting of Tram Car 015

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In which we peek behind the curtain to dive into some of the inspiration and influences in my novella The Haunting of Tram Car 015. I’ll try to make it brief.

But don’t hold me to it.

Try the sudjukh.

Stay for the Zar.

*cover is courtesy of artist Stephan Martiniere.

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