Poster advertising Humber SFF 6 7th March. 3 Female Scifi & Fantasy Authors. 5.30pm at Paragon Arcade

HumberSFF #6 Anna Smith Spark, Jane O’Reilly, Eli Allison

Poster advertising Humber SFF 6 7th March. 3 Female Scifi & Fantasy Authors. 5.30pm at Paragon Arcade

This International Women’s Day join us as we celebrate female authors within the Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror genres and enjoy the tasty delights of the award winning White Rabbit Chocolatiers.

MARCH 7th. 5.30pm

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Anna Smith Spark

…is the author of the critically acclaimed grimdark epic fantasy trilogy Empires of Dust. The David Gemmell Awards shortlisted The House of Sacrifice is out now with HarperVoyager/Orbit.

Covers of the Empires of Dust Trilogy, The Court of Broken Knives, The Tower of Living and Dying, The House of Sacrifice
The Empires of Dust Trilogy by Anna Smith Spark

Jane O’Reilly

All three covers from the Science Fiction Trilogy Second Species are pictured here. Blue Shift, Deep Blue, and Blue Planet. Each cover features a female from the shoulders up, and elements of space and digitalisation.
The Second Species Series

…is the author of numerous contemporary and erotic romances published by Harlequin Escape and Carina UK. Blue Planet, the third book in her science fiction series, Second Species Trilogy will be available in March 2020.

Eli Allison

Book Cover of Sour Fruit by Eli Allison. Yellow. A face with blue hair and lemons for eyes
Sour Fruit by Eli Allison

Eli Allison’s vibrantly realised post-apocalyptic genre-busting debut isn’t set in 2017—or, at least, not the one we lived through—but it shows all the energy that city displayed while it was the UK city of culture. Only, turned to the bad. It may be set in the near future, or it may exist in an alternative now.

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HumberSFF#3 Women in Science Fiction & Fantasy

Humber SFF is back with its free get-together for those interested in Science Fiction and Fantasy genres. Once again held at Hull Central Library’s James Reckitt Reading Room, this time we’re tying Hull’s strong female influence with the City of Culture’s second season Roots and Routes.

On April 15th we’ll be celebrating Women in Science Fiction and Fantasy withLindaAcasterTorcofMoonlight three female authors covering a range of sub genres.

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Linda Acaster is part of the successful Hornsea Writers Group. Linda has written over 70 short stories, as well as reading for a literacy consultancy. Linda will be reading from Torc of Moonlight. The first in a paranormal romance which draws from Hull’s history and merges with mythical lore.

Rugby fan Jo Thomas writes both Science Fiction and Fantasy as knowing how to handle a sword. Jo will be reading from 25 Ways to Kill a Werewolf, the first book in the Elkie Bernstein trilogy published by the award winning Fox Spirit Books.


Suzanne Jackson hails from Selby and will be reading from her debut novel The Beguiler, a fantasy romance from Venus Ascending.

Humber SFF provides the opportunity to meet others who love the fantasy and speculative fiction genres, and to discover new books. The social gathering is backed by the British Fantasy Society and the British Science Fiction Association. Anyone who enjoys reading or wants to write Fantasy or Science Fiction HumberSFF offers opportunity to discover what’s happening in the industry and make contacts with others who work within it.

All three authors will be reading from their latest works, signing copies of their books as well as answering questions. The event will start at 1pm and also features the opportunity to win a range of Science Fiction and Fantasy books in a free raffle.

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