Brian Francis Slatterty

Author

Brian Francis Slattery is the author of Spaceman Blues, Liberation, Lost Everything, and The Family Hightower. Lost Everything won the Philip K. Dick Award in 2012. He’s the arts and culture editor for the New Haven Independent, an editor for the New Haven Review, and a freelance editor for a few not-so-secret public policy think tanks. He also plays music constantly with a few different groups in a bunch of different genres. He has settled with his family just outside of New Haven and admits that elevation above sea level was one of the factors he took into account. For one week out of every year, he enjoys living completely without electricity.

Serial News

New Episode Bookburners S3E5 “Time Capsule”

This is the 5th episode in the third season of Bookburners, a 13-episode serial from Serial Box Publishing. This episode written by Mur Lafferty.

From The Writers' Room

Brian Francis Slattery on writing Bookburners S3E4: “All in a Day’s Work”

I enjoyed writing this episode for its sense of foreshadowing, the way it lays down a few basic principles that we planned to use for the rest of the season.

From The Writers' Room

Andrea Philips on writing Bookburners S3E3: “Hard Bargain”

Because that's the other side of thrifty writing: on the one hand, you need to use the story threads you have, so they don't go to waste. But just like a diligent farmer saving seeds for next year's crops, serial writers also have to look to the future.

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New Episode Bookburners S3E4 “All in a Day’s Work”

This is the 4th episode in the third season of Bookburners, a 13-episode serial from Serial Box Publishing. This episode written by Brian Francis Slattery.

From The Writers' Room

Margaret Dunlap on writing Bookburners S3E2: “Faces of the Beast”

Two episodes in. Eleven more to go. Buckle up everybody

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Bookburners Season 1 just $2.99 7/12-7/19!

Bookburners Season 3 is nearly upon us (episode 1 out 7/19!) and to celebrate we're discounting season 1 to just $2.99 for a full week!

Just For Fun

Celebrating Buffy’s 20 Year Anniversary with Half Off Bookburners!

On the occasion of her Big Two-O, we are celebrating the OG demon hunter and all around badass, Buffy the Vampire Slayer with 7 reasons why she and our own Bookburners would totally be best friends IRL.

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Awards Eligibility

Serial Box is so proud of all of the fantastic fiction we published in 2016! Should anyone be inclined towards award nominations, here is a complete list of our eligible items.

Just For Fun

Bookburners ARC Giveaway!

SAGA Press will publish the first season of Bookburners in print on January 10, 2017 - and we're excited to share some Advanced Reader Copies with a few lucky winners!

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Series Finale! Bookburners S2E13: “The End of the Beginning”

The day of reckoning has arrived for both Asanti the Archivist and the entire Societas Librorum Occultorum.

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New Episode! Bookburners S02 Ep11: “Shock and Awe”

The day of reckoning arrives for Team Three.

From The Writers' Room

Brian Francis Slattery on writing Bookburners S2E10: “One With the World”

If Episode 8 was the easiest one of the season to write, Episode 10 was the hardest.

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