Skein and Bone now available

V.H. Leslie’s stunning debut collection ‘Skein and Bone’ is now available online at Amazon, and Barnes and Noble. You can also get it direct from me. I have copies of the special bundle still available, or you can just purchase the standalone book. “An absorbing and gorgeously unsettling collection,” – Alison Moore, Author of ‘The Lighthouse,’ (Short-Listed for the Man Booker… Read more →

More collections from Undertow

More collections from Undertow Michael Kelly Publisher Undertow Publications undertowbooks@gmail.com www.undertowbooks.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     Story collections from Watt and Moraine for 2016 Press release   Toronto, Canada, August 1, 2015 — Undertow Publications has acquired short story collections from D.P. Watt and Sunny Moraine to round out their 2016 fiction list. ‘Almost Insentient, Almost Divine,’ is the third… Read more →

Skein and Bone half gone

Just a quick update to say there are only 24 copies left of the special ‘Skein and Bone’ bundle. You’ll receive: Trade-paperback copy of ‘Skein and Bone.’ One-of-a-kind hand-printed linocut illustration by author V.H. Leslie, signed, numbered, and limited to 50. Specialty ‘red ribbon’ bookmark, limited to 50. eBook of ‘Skein and Bone.’ http://www.undertowbooks.com/skein-and-bone-bundle/ Read more →

Cover wrap for ‘Skein and Bone’

Oh, look at the pretty cover wrap for Victoria Leslie​’s ‘Skein and Bone.’ Not quite final, but I couldn’t wait to show it to you. Cover design and artwork by Vince Haig​. Trust me, you are going to want this book. The interior is as good as the exterior. If you wanted one of the special pre-order bundles, I have… Read more →

Skein and Bone Bundle up for pre-order

The ‘Skein and Bone’ Bundle is now up for pre-order. Strictly limited to 50. Trade-paperback copy of ‘Skein and Bone.’ One-of-a-kind hand-printed linocut illustration by author V.H. Leslie, signed, numbered, and limited to 50. Specialty ‘red ribbon’ bookmark, limited to 50. eBook of ‘Skein and Bone.’ http://www.undertowbooks.com/skein-and-bone-bundle/ Read more →

World Fantasy Award nomination

Shadows & Tall Trees 2014  is a finalist in the Anthology category of the World Fantasy Awards. And Kaaron Warren’s story, ‘Death’s Door Cafe,’ is also nominated. To say I am Gobsmacked is an understatement. I was equally verklempt when it received a Shirley Jackson Award nod. (It didn’t win, but, as always, these short-lists are exceptionally good and it’s… Read more →

Book Announcement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Meet Me in the Middle of the Air Debut collection from Eric Schaller​ Press release Toronto, Canada, July 1, 2015 — ‘Meet Me in the Middle of the Air,’ Eric Schaller’s debut collection, is forthcoming from Undertow Publications, March 2016. “I’m thrilled to be working with Michael at Undertow,” Schaller said. “Undertow has become a true destination… Read more →

Unique ‘Skein and Bone’ bundle

Undertow Publications​ will be offering a very unique ‘Skein and Bone’ bundle. Limited to 50. A trade paperback of Victoria Leslie​’s ‘Skein and Bone,’ a one-of-a-kind linocut illustration, and a special bookmark with a skein of red thread. The linocut prints (or bookplates) will be quite unique. It’s a hand-drawn design by Victoria that she cut into a sheet of… Read more →