In this space we will be letting you know about novels, essays, books of poetry, and other forms of creative writing that have recently been publish by members of the SIG.  If you have information about a member’s book (or your own book) that you would like us to share, just send an email to Kevin Stein (kevchanwow[at]

 Prof. Wendy Nakanishi in Takamatsu has published her next crime novel in the Inspector Inoue series under her pen name, Lea O’Harra.
Progeny is available on Kindle and through Amazon UK and (not Amazon. jp 🙁  ). Incidentally, the first one is Imperfect Strangers. Its Kindle version is by Endeavour Press and in print by Fine Line Press in N.Z.

Two more reviews of “diurnal”, member Jane Joritz-Nakagawa‘s  2016 Grey Book Press chapbook have appeared (copies of the book are available via the Grey Book Press website):

Two more interviews with Jane appeared online recently.

Thomas Fink’s interview:


Margaret Stawoway’s interview: