Fox Spirit

FOX SPIRIT BFS WINNERS!

BRITISH FANTASY SOCIETY BEST SMALL PRESS 2015

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Super pleased that Fox Spirit totally nailed it and came away from the British Fantasy Society Awards with the ‘Best Small Press’ trophy. Huge hugs all round for a publishers that is only three years old and had also shortlisted for ‘Best Short Story’ with Gaie Sebold’s tale in Wicked Women AND ‘Best Fantasy Novel’ for the excellent Breed by K.T. Davies.


 

I’m very happy to have created the ‘Aunty Fox’ logo, as a small contribution to the big team effort!

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The Stars Seem So Far Away

Cover Design For Margrét Helgadóttir

Wars, famine and plagues rage across the dying Earth. Fleeing the deadly sun, humans migrate farther and farther north. The last shuttles to the space colonies, crammed to their limits, are long gone. The only plants and animals left are those that humans create in laboratories and artificial soil.
Guerrilla soldier Simik fights for independence for his forefathers’ land, once called the Green Land. On a remote island, Bjørg and her great white beasts guard a resource that could help ensure human survival. Sailor Nora plunders ships on the northern sea, while Zaki journeys to the promised land in the west. Amongst the legendary skyscrapers of plague-stricken Svalbard, Aida struggles to survive.

Five people in a future north. These are their tales.

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FOX SPIRIT POSTCARD TEASERS…



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Fox Spirit Gets Saucy…

Fox Spirit Extricate: Love Hurts… But That’s The Way She Likes It.

Being asked to illustrate book jackets is always great… well, because then I get to read the story first. Awesome. And when Fox Spirit were kind enough to send a copy of ‘s – ‘s, ahem – ‘Extricate’ novel my way, with the promise of kinky-crime-noir, well, who could say no?

Extricate is a violent tale of sexual obsession, unfolding on the dark streets of a nowhere town. Peter falls for Judy the instant he lights her cigarette, but she’s his best mate’s girl — and he’s already married. He decides to begin removing obstacles — starting with his wife. How far will he be willing to go? How far does lifelong friendship go when he finally meets the woman of his peculiar dreams?

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So a sizzling tale of crime, intrigue and sexual tension calls for the some hot dames courtesy of the wonderful world of pulp fiction. And with such a great legacy of visual art to call upon – Pulp Covers has a particularly cool selection – we ended up with one of these…

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Edited by the very Adele Wearing, find out more about this sexy little number over at Fox Spirit Books! And if you’d like some more of the very talented Graham Wynd to read, you should really say hello to the mighty Ms Kate Laity!

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Fox Pockets!

Fox Spirit & Their Foxy Little Pockets…

Fox Pockets: A Tale Of Flash Fiction And Paw Prints…

Fox Pockets! Small but perfectly formed collections of stories by a den full of talented writers, put together by Fox Spirit books for your enjoyment.

The stories are flash fiction, giving the reader bite sized introductions to Fox Spirit and the writers we love to work with. All designed to fit perfectly into the pocket so you can take a little fox with you everywhere you go.

Stories in Fox Pockets will wander unfettered between genres, mixing horror, fantasy, science fiction and crime.

Cover art is by the talented and fabulous Sarah Anne Langton who is working to create an image for the collection as well as giving each book its own identity.

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Well, that’s very kind of Aunty Fox to say so but ten books? TEN BOOKS? That’s a lotta pixels. Exciting an’ scary… in equal measure. And when so many authors are going to be spending so much time scribbling away for these anthologies? I feel the least I can do is try and give them a snappy package for their work to be showcased in.

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