Kelly McCullough writes fantasy, science fiction, and books for kids of varying ages. He lives in Wisconsin with his physics professor wife and a small herd of cats. His novels include the, WebMage and Fallen Blade series — Penguin/ACE, School for Sidekicks, Magic, Madness, and Mischief, and Spirits, Spells, and Snark — Feiwel and Friends/Macmillan. His short fiction has appeared in numerous magazines and anthologies. He has Patreon and Ko-fi pages for those who are interested in supporting his work more directly. He also dabbles in science fiction as science education with The Chronicles of the Wandering Star — part of an NSF-funded science curriculum — and the science comic Hanny & the Mystery of the Voorwerp, which he co-authored and co-edited — funding provided by NASA and the Hubble Space Telescope. Kelly on Twitter, Facebook, G+, ello

Friday Cat Blogging

January 19, 2013 in Uncategorized

My nose, it has a flavor, and that flavor is…eeevil!

What is this eeevil of which you speak? May I subscribe to your newsletter?

Screw eeevil, somebody help me climb this thumb-monkey.

To dream the impossible dream…to climb the unclimable monkey…to

Y’all are just freaking weird, you know that right?

Not weird, eeevil! How many times do I have to…ooh, sritchy…

No, she’s right, y’all are weird.

Weird and eeevil. I have the car keys! I just have to figure out how to reach the pedals…

Kelly News

January 16, 2013 in About Kelly, Books, Readings and Signings

Announcing ALL THE THINGS:

There will be at least two more Blade books after Blade Reforged, which comes out in June. The new books should be out around Dec 2014, and June 2015 respectively.

I’ll also be writing my first YA novel this year: School for Sidekicks: The Totally Secret Origin of Foxman Jr. which will be coming out from Feiwel and Friends (Macmillan) probably summer 2014.

Finally, I’ll be a keynote speaker at the Literary and Fine Arts Festival in the Charlotte NC area, in early April as a guest of Rowan-Cabarrus Community College. My sessions will be Thursday morning, April 11, 2013. Session 1: 10am to 10:50am, Session 2: 11:00 to 11:50am.

Cabal and Neil

January 13, 2013 in Pets and other friends

I have one more picture of Cabal to post and it’s one of the most important as it shows him

doing what he loved most in all the world—adoring his Neil.

Cabal Pictures 2012-2013

January 13, 2013 in Pets and other friends

And here is the third and final round of Cabal pictures. Part 1 and Part 2.