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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Bookburners Season Two Premiere! Episode 1: “Creepy Town”

The Bookburners are back as Sal and the Societas Librium Occultorum rise from the ashes of Season 1.

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Last Season on Bookburners

Sal and Team Three return next week for the premier of Season Two on June 22nd. To get us back in fighting shape - those demon infested books aren't going to close themselves! - we re-familiarized ourselves with just what went down in Season One.

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Bookburners Season One Omnibus!

All 16 episodes of Season 1 of our gritty urban fantasy are now available in collected editions from the retailer of your choice.

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Bookburners Reread: Episode 9, “Ancient Wonders”

Better call the Oracle...

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Bookburners Reread: Episode 8, “Under My Skin”

When it comes to tattoos in the City of Sin, what happens in Vegas doesn’t stay in Vegas.

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Bookburners Reread: Episode 7, “Now and Then”

Sit down and let us tell you a story about Grace.

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Bookburners Reread: Episode 6, “Big Sky”

OH MY GOD WHAT IS THAT?!?

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Bookburners Reread: Episode 5, “The Market Arcanum”

The first rule of the Market Arcanum is that you do not talk about the Market Arcanum.

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Bookburners Reread: Episode 4, “A Sorcerer’s Apprentice”

Don’t show up to a demon fight without your Grace…

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Bookburners Reread: Episode 3, “Fair Weather”

“Fair Weather” opens on a lost Sal, adrift in the labyrinthian Vatican. She may know the South Bronx like the back of her hand but the endless marble corridors of His Holiness’ home take some learning. Just as she resigns herself to do that most dreaded thing – actually asking for directions – she is saved by Sexy Spec Ops Man!

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Bookburners Reread: Episode 2, “Anywhere But Here”

Episode two opens with Sal, metaphorical backpack and soup canister in hand, arriving for her first day at work – in Rome. #SceneChange #DemonHuntingGlobeTrotters #AllRoadsLeadToRome #YesIAmAwareHashtagsDon’tWorkLikeThis

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Bookburners Reread: Episode 1, “Book, Badge, and Candle”

Welcome to the Bookburners reread! Every week your stalwart guide will be rereading an episode of the exciting urban fantasy serial by Max Gladstone, Margaret Dunlap, Mur Lafferty and Brian Francis Slattery.

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