press kit
Colorado author Carol Berg is a former software engineer whose hobby of writing fantasy novels has taken her in directions she never expected. Since her first novel Transformation was published in 2000, she has garnered international acclaim for her intelligent stories, complex characters, and lyrical prose.

Biography: Long Version, Short Version

Photo: Carol's photo.

Novels: Complete Bibliography

Short fiction: Complete Short Fiction List


Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Adult Literature, Flesh and Spirit and Breath and Bone (Reviews)
Colorado Book Award for Popular Fiction 2012, The Soul Mirror (Reviews)
Colorado Book Award for Popular Fiction 2008, Breath and Bone
Colorado Book Award for Popular Fiction 2004, Song of the Beast Reviews)
Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers, 2012 Writer of the Year
Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers, 2006 Writer of the Year

Forthcoming novel (writing as Cate Glass): An Illusion of Thieves, a novel of the Chimera
Previous release: Ash and Silver, a novel of Sanctuary
Recent short fiction: A novelette, The Heart's Coda, 2-14-2018 in the anthology Lace and Blade 4 from the Marion Zimmer Bradley Literary Trust
Recent short fiction: A short story, The Book of Rowe, available 8-15-2018 in the anthology Hath No Fury from Outland Entertainment

Interviews: Email interviews are easiest. Podcast or phone can work, too. Email a request.

Recent Interviews:

Rocky Mountain Writer Podcast #131
Pulp Literary Magazine, Issue #10
Beyond the Trope (podcast): Episode 100
SF Signal interview (podcast)
Diversity in Genre panel discussion (podcast), Pikes Peak Writers Conference (Carol Berg,Jim Hines, Chuck Wendig, Amy Boggs). interview

Guest Blogs: Email the request with information about venue, length, timeframe, and format - general Q/A or a topic you'd like covered in a post, eg. the writing life, getting started, writing fantasy, the craft of writing, etc.

Workshops and conferences: Carol has given keynote addresses and presented workshops at the Pikes Peak Writers' Conference, the Surrey International Writers Conference, the Colorado Gold Writers' Conference, the Cascade Writers (Tacoma WA), the Deadrock Writers (Livingston MT), as well as for writers' groups, book groups, universities, and secondary schools. Email the request. The longer the lead time, the better.


Copyright © Carol Berg 2019