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Martin Livings

Perth-based author Martin Livings has been writing short stories for a variety of publications since 1990. Along the way he has picked up nominations for both the Ditmar and Aurealis awards. Martin reluctantly works in IT during the day to pay the bills, and at night dreams of fame and fortune. And monsters.

Livings' short fiction has appeared in the award-winning anthology Daikaiju!, as well as Borderlands, Agog! Terrific Tales, and Eidolon, among many others. He has been listed in the Year's Best Horror and Fantasy Recommended Reading, and has recently appeared in Year's Best Australian SF and Fantasy Volume 2.

His first novel, Carnies, was released by Lothian Books in June 2006.

More information can be found at his website,