Who recommended you to Book Town? What do you hope to get out of Book Town?
I heard about it in a magazine for writers. I hope to share about my writing projects and learn about the projects of others.
What is your trade? Author? Publicist? Book Blogger?
What genre of books have you written?
science fiction, fantasy
Title of your novels
Bait & Switch: A sci-fi Sherlock Holmes
Do you have a website?
Do you have another web site? Google Plus, Facebook, Twitter?
Short Description of Your Novel
A woman vanishing seemingly out of thin air, a shape-shifting burglar, a murdered actress found suspended above a stage by an invisible force, and a brilliant but twisted scientist who is also the greatest criminal the galaxy has ever known: these are some of the baffling cases presented to a certain famous detective—but not as you've seen him before. “Bait & Switch” re-envisions the classic literary detective Sherlock Holmes. Set in a futuristic city on the planet of Eglon, the story follows Holmes, who lives in apartment complex 221 in the city’s rundown “Quadrant B” and works as a private detective and consultant for the quadrant’s Civic Security Station. Jaymie Watson is a medical student who finds herself unwittingly caught up in Holmes’ first case, and she’s both intrigued and frustrated by Holmes and his eccentric personality. They are joined by Isin Lestrade, a Civic Security inspector, as they trace the clues back to a surprising source: James Moriarty, a professor who has created a crime ring to fund a controversial scientific experiment, and the man who will become Holmes’ most dangerous foe...
Please give a short Author's Bio (please limit to 250 words)
Ashley Marie Bergner is currently employed as a journalist at The Newton Kansan newspaper, and her poetry and short fiction have been accepted for publication in the literary journals "Mirror Dance" and "Aoife's Kiss." She also is a regular contributor to the blog for the podcast "Earth Station One," at www.earthstationone.com. She enjoys reading and playing the harp in her spare time.
Type of Books you like to read
Sci fi, other