I’m going to Boskone! Thanks to the readers who pointed out that my books – the Blackie & Care series, especially – count as speculative fiction, what with the magical cats, dystopian/futuristic worlds, and all,

“Cat-loving fans of grim post-apocalyptic tales will best appreciate Simon’s third Blackie and Care mystery … The disparate plot lines combine in a fiery finale.” – Publishers Weekly

I’ve reached out to the organizers of this science fiction convention and they’ve selected me to be a program participant. Not sure what role I’ll be playing, but look for me here Feb. 15–17! For years, other writers, gamers, and fans who’ve raved about this local (Boston) con to me, so I am thrilled beyond belief!