The Dreamwalker Chronicles

Once again, C.S. Friedman shows us strong characters and innovative magic that transcend genre.

PETER V. BRETT
Best-selling Author

Friedman demonstrates once again her talent for populating worlds with unforgettable characters.

LIBRARY JOURNAL
Starred Review

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The Magister Trilogy

“Powerful, intricate plotting and gripping characters distinguish a book in which ethical dilemmas are essential and engrossing.”

BOOKLIST

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The Coldfire Trilogy

This thing is so good I’m going to have to hurt her.

MELANIE RAWN

A feast for those who like their fantasies dark, and as emotionally heady as a rich, red wine.

LOCUS

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Dominion

C. S. Friedman makes fantastic things—and frightening things—seem very real. Her characters are people, not just place-holders, and the worlds she creates are as tangible as a live feed from the battlefront or a crash-landing in a savage and unfamiliar wilderness.

TAD WILLIAMS
bestselling author of SHADOWMARCH, OTHERLAND, and MEMORY, SORROW AND THORN

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The Madness Season

She also writes bright, clear prose that can shine like gemstones or cut like broken glass. If you haven’t read her work you need to do something about that right now.

TAD WILLIAMS
bestselling author of SHADOWMARCH, OTHERLAND, and MEMORY, SORROW AND THORN

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This Alien Shore

Friedman has created a potent metaphor for the tolerance of diversity – an ever-evolving society where the ‘genes of wild genius’ are acknowledged as necessary for survival…Breathlessly plotted, emotionally savvy.

NEW YORK TIMES
A New York Times Notable Book of the Year

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CELIA IS TEACHING A WRITING CLASS!

CELIA IS TEACHING A WRITING CLASS!

This September Celia will be teaching an eight week class in speculative fiction for the Writer’s Center. It’s online, so anyone can join, and it will focus on the special skills needed to write fantasy and science fiction.

Students will get personal critiques from Celia on both short writing exercises and long term projects, as well as participating in peer critique discussions. By the end of the class each student will have written and polished a short story that is suitable for submission to a genre publication.

Check it out: https://www.writer.org/


Pandora

Pandora

If there was an alien artifact that could bring peace and prosperity to all humankind, would you really want to bring it home?

I don’t write many short stories, but this one’s coming out this summer, in the anthology Alien Artifacts, and I’m very excited about it.

Here’s a link with more info:

http://www.zombiesneedbrains.com

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DREAMWEAVER IS COMING!

DREAMWEAVER IS COMING!

The third and final volume in the Dreamwalker trilogy will be published in December 2016. Put it on your Christmas wishlist.