Category Archives: Fiction

Two-book deal with Harvill Secker (media articles)

Indonesian writer’s ‘fierce and unconventional’ fiction to Harvill   The Bookseller, March 21, 2018 by Katherine Cowdrey   Harvill Secker has acquired two “fierce and unconventional” books from Indonesian writer Intan Paramaditha. It will publish feminist short story collection Apple and Knife in spring 2019 and The Wandering, a novel about displacement where the reader chooses their own narrative path, in 2020. Ellie

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APPLE AND KNIFE and GENTAYANGAN will be published by Harvill Secker (UK)

Intan Paramaditha, March 22, 2018 (scroll down for Bahasa Indonesia). My story collection Apple and Knife (Brow Books, Australia 2018) and novel Gentayangan: Pilih Sendiri Petualangan Sepatu Merahmu (The Wandering: Choose Your Own Red Shoes Adventure, GPU, Indonesia 2017) will be published in the UK and Commonwealth countries by Harvill Secker (Vintage/ Penguin Random House).

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New Zealand Festival Writers and Readers 2018

New Zealand Festival Writers and Readers, March 8-11, 2018 Events:   “Science and Magic”  Friday, 09 Mar British science fiction writer Arthur C Clarke famously said, “Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.” Charlie Jane Anders’s glorious fantasy novel, All the Birds in the Sky, features a star-crossed young witch and a genius technologist.

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