More from the strange world of Incarceron?

More from the strange world of Incarceron?

I am such a fan of your writing—they don’t print some of the books you publish where I live so I ended up having to order some online from used book companies to have it shipped to me. Only mentioning this detail because I wanted to make it clear how much I love your work!

I really do hope you continue and are able to publish that third book for the Incarceron series. While I was content with the ending of Sapphique, I am more than eager to resubmerge myself in that world. I adored the characters and the story, and how there’s always a bit of unsolved mystery ..

Thanks for your question. It’s rather timely actually as I am just writing another Incarceron novel! It’s in the very early stages as yet and I’m still finding my way back into that world, but it’s going to be fun.. It’s called LACHRYMERE. I’m so glad you enjoyed the first two books and thanks for taking the trouble to order them. I appreciate it. So spread the word and keep reading!

Sensory Detail.

Firstly, I’d like to say that I love your work. I’ve read a ton of your novels and I always blaze through them because they read so fluidly. The way your writing catches me up in  its current and sweeps me along reminds me of being on a waterslide.  My question: In my opinion, part… Continue reading


I wonder? will there be a follow up on The Crystal Stair? I loved the two books I have read in Swedish Vid världens ände och Kristalltrappan Please answer your fan Marie Sjöstedt,Umeå, Sweden Hi Marie. I’m afraid there are no plans for that at the moment, thought I would certainly enjoy writing a third… Continue reading

Dear Catherine, my name is Helga Nyírő.I’m from Hungary.Love all of your books.You are on my list of favorite authors.  I still remember discovering your books at my local library and reading all the books they had of in yours in a  month…  Terrible emotions and emotions occur in your books and I suffer together… Continue reading


Where did you get the inspiration for Incarceron and Sapphique? Because it is a very intriguing plot and story. From lots of things- prison images by Piranesi, a conversation about prisons, an idea about an arrested Society. But these are only fleeting ideas, and they don’t get real until the writing starts and the characters… Continue reading

The sidhe- beautiful and dangerous.

This may be a strange question, so here’s some context – I have recently begun re-learning the Gaeilge language after many years, having forgotten all I learned as a youngster. Oddly, remembering the language connected me to memories of the old stories, that also went forgotten with everything Irish, of the unseelie sidhe. More oddly,… Continue reading

The Relic Master – different names.

The Relic Master – different names.

Hello, I was going through my bookcase and found your book Relic Master : The Dark City and reread it. There was a website on the back and the cover arts for the sequels, but when I went to the website, it directed me to something that was not correct. I checked your book list… Continue reading

Will the Relic Master be a movie?

Hi,  Will the Relic Master series be a movie?  I have a love for writing and your Relic master series has inspired my writing a lot. I love the series so far, I recently started it, I have read two books so far and they are amazing! In my previous question I asked if u… Continue reading

Poetry news.

Hi Catherine, I very much enjoyed hearing you read poems from your collection “Altered States” at Chapter art centre some years ago, and wonder if you have any more poetry readings planned? Regards, Andy HI Andy and thanks for your question. And it’s a good time to ask, because I have a new poetry collection… Continue reading

In an old bookstore..

Hi, Miss. Fisher. I stumbled upon your novel Snow-walker in an old bookstore while I was in high school and instantly fell in love with everything about it. It has the Snow Queen and Beowulf and Norse Mythology- I couldn’t ask for anything more! But, it was really the characters that captivated me. In so… Continue reading