Join us for a delightful evening of literary games and baked goods with an autumn twist! Pick up a glass of wine on arrival and settle in for some competitive fun with SFF author hosts Laura Lam and Julia Ember. Games will include Bookish Cards Against Humanity, a Literary Pub Quiz and Pictionary! Demonstrate your literary knowledge to win a prize!
Originally from sunny California, Laura Lam now lives in cloudy Scotland. Lam is the author of BBC Radio 2 Book Club section False Hearts, the companion novel Shattered Minds, as well as the award-winning Micah Grey series Pantomime, Shadowplay, and Masquerade.
Her short fiction and essays have also appeared in anthologies such as Nasty Women, Solaris Rising 3, Cranky Ladies of History, and more. She lectures part-time at Napier University in Edinburgh on the Creative Writing MA.
Born in Chicago, Julia Ember now resides in Edinburgh, Scotland, with her menagerie of pets with Harry Potter-themed names.
She is the author of The Seafarer’s Kiss, a young adult fantasy novel described by USA Today as “gorgeous, haunting prose.” Her first novella, Unicorn Tracks, won a Florida Authors and Publisher’s Association award for young adult fiction.