The premise of PEACEMAKER by Marianne De Pierres intrigued me immediately. It read like a mash up of genres from science fiction to westerns to fantasy, all set in a futuristic Australia. Combine this with the phenomenal Joey Hi-Fi cover and I was eagerly anticipating its release. In PEACEMAKER, De Pierres… Read more »
Author: Marianne de Pierres
Marianne de Pierres is the award winning author of the acclaimed Parrish Plessis,Sentients of Orion and Peacemaker science fiction series. Marianne is an active supporter of genre fiction and has mentored many writers. She lives in Brisbane, Australia, with her husband, three sons and three galahs. Her Night Creatures series, Burn Bright, Angel Arias and Shine Light has been very popular among young adult fiction readers. Marianne is also the Davitt award-winning author of the Tara Sharp humourous crime series under the pseudonym Marianne Delacourt.
After reading Marianne de Pierres’s sci-fi/western genre-bending fantasy, I was struck by how cinematic it felt. For me, it called up memories of spectacular visuals from films like Blade Runner, or western inspired production design from Firefly, and even brought to mind an old sci-fi film with Sean… Read more »