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.

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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.

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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.

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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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New Episode! Bookburners S02 E10: “One With the World”

Like a a pebble that starts the avalanche, the Network plays its hand in a move more terrifying in its scope than the Bookburners ever thought possible – at a time when Team Three is more fractured than ever before.

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Margaret Dunlap on writing Bookburners S02 E09: “The Village”

On one hand, “The Village” is the most TV-esque episode I’ve ever written for Bookburners. Yet, what makes the episode really work is a device that is nearly impossible to pull off in television or film.

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New Episode! Bookburners S02 E09: “The Village”

Desperate for information, the Society turns to the mysterious Network for help–using Liam as bait.

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Brian Francis Slattery on writing Bookburners S02 E08: “Present Infinity”

Like the Absurdist Mafia, Team Four was going to give our protagonists an offer they couldn’t understand.

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Codex Gigas: The Devil’s Bible of Czechoslovakia

Let's celebrate the end of our #ColdWitch research journey with a very special Bookburners crossover edition of Cold Witch History Lessons. Let's take a look into the Codex Gigas, also known as the Czechoslovakian Devil's Bible.

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New Episode! Bookburners S2E8: “Present Infinity”

A fixed Orb and a lead on Team Four sends Sal and the gang on a truly mind-bending manhunt.

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