Leah Withers


Leah Withers is the Director of Publicity for Serial Box Publishing. She worked previously in the publicity department of Tor Books and received her B.A. from Rice University. She lives in Brooklyn, NY and tweets as @phaeto.


Bookburners Reread: Episode 5, “The Market Arcanum”

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


Spies and Spells

Lindsay Smith and Ian Tregillis discuss writing The Witch Who Came In From The Cold!


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

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


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!


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


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.

The Podcast Hater

First Stop: Limetown

Let me make one thing clear: I hate talk radio. I don’t “do” podcasts. I’ve never listened to Serial.

Serials: 101

Let’s talk about serials!

In this course we will learn about the history of serialized fiction and some of its more noteworthy manifestations, the most recent being, of course, Serial Box—the new digital publisher bringing episodic fiction into the modern era.

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