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Banned Books Week – The Wayfinder & His Sister

• by Maria Haskins
• Narrated by Leigh Wallace and Christiana Ellis
• Audio production by Jeremy Carter
A Cast of Wonders original!
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Maria Haskins is a Swedish-Canadian writer and translator. She writes speculative fiction and poetry, and debuted as a writer in Sweden in the 1980s. Since 1992 she lives in Canada, and is currently located just outside Vancouver with a husband, two kids, and a very large black dog. Her work has appeared in several anthologies, and has also appeared in (or is upcoming in) Flash Fiction Online, Shimmer, Gamut, Capricious, and elsewhere. Follow her online or on Twitter.

Leigh Wallace is an Ottawa writer, artist and narrator who works for the Canadian federal government. Her fiction is available in Tesseracts 19, PodCastle and Urban Fantasist. Her art can be found at Tea Princess Chronicles and in the Sunvault anthology, and she’s narrated previously for Glittership. She is a graduate of the 2013 Viable Paradise workshop. Follow her online and on Twitter.

Christiana Ellis is a writer and podcaster living in Massachusetts. She is the creator of the fantasy novel “Nina Kimberly the Merciless” as well as the award-winning Scifi Audiodrama “Space Casey”. She always has something in the works and everything posts at Follow her on Twitter.

Mama always said that the best stories are true and needful, even if they’re not real. I know that’s heresy, punishable by lashes or prison if you’re caught, but I don’t think mama has ever been much for following rules and orders, anyway.

Tags: Banned Books Week 2017, Cast of Wonders, Christiana Ellis, clockwork, Jeremy Carter, journey, Leigh Wallace, Maria Haskins, missing parents, reunion, revolution, siblings, soldier, speech impediment, Texts Against Tyranny, Young Adult fiction