The September Fantastic Fiction at KGB reading series, hosted by Ellen Datlow and Matthew Kressel, will present Scott Westerfeld and Susan Beth Pfeffer. Westerfeld is best known for the Uglies series. His latest book, the New York Times-bestselling Leviathan, won both the Locus Award and the Aurealis Award for best YA novel of 2009. The series continues in October 2010 with Behemoth.
Pfeffer, who with the publication of her novel, This World We Live In, has completed her Last Survivors Trilogy, which also includes the New York Times Best Selling Novel, Life As We Knew It and The Dead And The Gone. Susan’s next book, Blood Wounds, will be published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in the Fall of 2011.
It’s all happening on at 7 pm on Wednesday September 15th at KGB Bar, 85 East 4th Street (just off 2nd Ave, upstairs.). Readings are free.
Ellen Datlow has posted photos from this month’s reading online here: August 2010 Fantastic Fiction