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Helen Keeble is a writer, engineer, and general geek. When not writing, reading, or blogging, she designs software for industrial control systems. An Anglo-American, Helen lives in West Sussex, England with her husband and a variable number of fish. She blogs about writing, books, and randomness, and can be contacted at [email protected].

Her short fiction has appeared in Strange Horizons, Podcastle, and Farthing. Her story A Journal of Certain Events of Scientific Interestfrom the First Survey Voyage of the Southern Waters by HMS Ocelot, as Observed by Professor Thaddeus Boswell, DPhil, MSc; or, A Lullaby was shortlisted for the World Fantasy Award and appeared on the Tiptree longlist.

Her first novel, FANG GIRL, a YA paranormal comedy, will be published in 2012 by HarperTeen, with a sequel due in 2013.


After the Reformation: Interviews with the Grammarians (Selected Extracts), Farthing, Jan 2007

In Stone, Strange Horizons, Sept 2007

In Ashes, Strange Horizons, April 2008. Reprint in audio form forthcoming 2009 from PodCastle.

A Journal of Certain Events of Scientific Interest from the First Survey of the Southern Waters by H.M.S. Ocelot, as Recorded by Professor Thaddeus Boswell, D.Phil; or, A Lullaby, forthcoming 2009 at Strange Horizons