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BristolCon Fringe: January 2017 - Amanda Huskisson

April 24th, 2017

January had a vaguely ancient history feel to it, kicking off with Amanda Huskisson. We have enjoyed hearing snippets from her fantasy tale of ancient Egypt at open mics, but this time we got a full reading and learned more about her characters.

BristolCon Fringe is a monthly reading series produced by the BristolCon Foundation. For details of future events, see our website.

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BristolCon Fringe: November 2016 - Q&A

April 6th, 2017

At the end of the evening Cheryl Morgan put our two readers to the question. There is talk of giant penguins, Helsinki, nuclear power stations in France, the End of Civilisation As We Know It, and Jo's plans to set up a resistance movement in the Welsh Marches.

BristolCon Fringe is a monthly reading series produced by the BristolCon Foundation. For details of future events, see our website.

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BristolCon Fringe: November 2016 - Jessica Rydill

April 6th, 2017

Our second reader for November was Jessica Rydill. Her Shamanworld series was part-released by Orbit several years ago, but it fell victim to the all too regular "you only get one chance to be the next JK Rowling" syndrome. Thankfully Kristell Ink has picked up the entire series so fans of the early books will get to find out what happens at the end. In the meantime here's Jessica with a reading from the first book, Children of the Shaman.

BristolCon Fringe is a monthly reading series produced by the BristolCon Foundation. For details of future events, see our website.

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BristolCon Fringe: November 2016 - Joel Cornah

April 6th, 2017

The November Fringe was a fantasy special courtesy of Jo Hall and Kristell Ink. Jo works for them as an editor and brought two of her favourite writers the perform for us.

First up was author, podcaster, dyslexia activist and accidental political comedian, Joel Cornah. He read from The Sky Slayer, which is about pirates and curses and the like.

BristolCon Fringe is a monthly reading series produced by the BristolCon Foundation. For details of future events, see our website.

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BristolCon Fringe: August 2016 - Q&A

March 21st, 2017

The August Q&A developed into an interesting discussion regarding the various merits of description-driven fiction versus dialogue-driven fiction. We learned what Scott's superpower is.

BristolCon Fringe is a monthly reading series produced by the BristolCon Foundation. For details of future events, see our website.

 

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BristolCon Fringe: August 2016 - Scott Lewis

March 21st, 2017

Our second reader for August was Scott Lewis. He treated us to two story fragments. The first involves a hangover, fried breakfast, and airship maintenance. In the second an Anglo-Saxon missionary visits a part of the West Country that man was never meant to know.

BristolCon Fringe is a monthly reading series produced by the BristolCon Foundation. For details of future events, see our website.

 

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BristolCon Fringe: August 2016 - Jo Lindsay Walton

March 21st, 2017

Our first reader for August was Jo Lindsay Walton. He treated us to a tale of time travel and that great conundrum of choronauts, the killing of Baby Hitler. Our heroes are a bunch of characters from what sounds like a Silicon Valley start-up. Or perhaps Seattle, because there is Starbucks.

BristolCon Fringe is a monthly reading series produced by the BristolCon Foundation. For details of future events, see our website.

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BristolCon Fringe: July 2016 - Q&A

March 16th, 2017

In the Q&A for July Tom revealed that he enjoys drowning his friends whereas Tim prefers biting their faces off. Charming fellows, aren't they.

BristolCon Fringe is a monthly reading series produced by the BristolCon Foundation. For details of future events, see our website.

 

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BristolCon Fringe: July 2016 - Tim Lebbon

March 16th, 2017

Our second reader for July as Tim Lebbon. There were no lakes in the novel fragment he read. Just a mostly dried out swimming pool. And Things. Lots of Things.

BristolCon Fringe is a monthly reading series produced by the BristolCon Foundation. For details of future events, see our website.

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BristolCon Fringe: July 2016 - Thomas David Parker

March 16th, 2017

Our first Reader for July was Thomas David Parker. He treated us to a sweet tale of two lovers off for a day by a lake. Well, sort of. You all know what lives in lakes, don't you. Things.

BristolCon Fringe is a monthly reading series produced by the BristolCon Foundation. For details of future events, see our website.

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