Mur Lafferty

Author

Mur Lafferty is the author of The Shambling Guides series from Orbit, including The Shambling Guide to New York City and Ghost Train to New Orleans. She has been a podcaster for over 10 years, running award-winning shows such as I Should Be Writing and novellas published via podcast. She has written for RPGs, video games, and short animation. She lives in Durham, NC where she attends Durham Bulls baseball games and regularly pets two dogs. Her family regrets her Dragon Age addiction and wishes for her to get help. She tweets as @mightymur.

From The Writers' Room

Max Gladstone on writing Bookburners S02, Ep01: “Creepy Town”

Team Three’s still keeping the world safe from monsters. But, can Team Three get out ahead of the monsters? Can they stop putting out fires, and start fireproofing?

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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 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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