Meet the Pros

As always on Friday night at 10pm we will have a gathering of our writer, artist, and science guests in the rear of the long hallway in front of the ballroom. Please come to meet these guests, chat, and get a few books signed.

Our author guests this year are:
Michael Okuda, Denise Okuda, Rigel Ailur, Lorraine Anderson, Derek Tyler Attico, Diane Lee Baron, Christopher L. Bennett, Joseph F Berenato, T.A. Chafin, John Coffren, Russ Colchamiro, Greg Cox, Kathleen David, Peter A. David, Mary Louise Davie, Keith R.A. DeCandido, Mary Fan, Kelli Fitzpatrick, Michael Jan Friedman, Dave Galanter, Phil Giunta, Robert Greenberger, Glenn Hauman, Kim I Headlee, Andrew Hiller, Heather E. Hutsell, Amy Imhoff, Jim Johnson, Bob Jones, Stephen Kozeniewski, David Mack, Kelly Meding, Valerie J Mikles, Susan Olesen, Joshua Palmatier, Marco Palmieri, TJ Perkins, Roberta Rogow, Aaron Rosenberg, Jenifer P Rosenberg, Hildy Silverman, Dayton Ward, Laura Ware, Howard Weinstein, Richard C. White and Steven H. Wilson

Also participating in this year's Meet the Pros Party are science authors:
Valerie J Mikles, Stephanie J. Slater and Ray Villard

Book Premieres

We're thrilled to announce that this year's Meet the Pros event will include some exciting book premieres.

  • They Keep Killing Glenn (a Crazy 8 Press anthology)
    Authors who participated and will be at Shore Leave 40 are: Lorraine Anderson, Russ Colchamiro, Kathleen David, Peter David, Keith RA DeCandido, Mary Fan, Michael Jan Friedman, Robert Greenberger, Glenn Hauman, Blair Learn, David Mack, Aaron Rosenberg, and Jenifer Purcell Rosenberg.
  • Among the Wild Cybers: Tales Beyond the Superhuman
    by Christopher L. Bennett.
  • Brave New Girls: Tales of Heroines Who Hack,
    by Mary Fan
  • Tymycer (Tales of Mimion series)
    by Rigel Ailur
  • Guilds & Glaives (anthology)
    edited by Joshua Palmatier.
  • The Razor's Edge (anthology)
    by Joshua Palmatier, and others.
  • Second Round (anthology)
    by Joshua Palmatier, and others.