Fiction by Abra Staffin-Wiebe

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I'm a science fiction and fantasy author who loves dark science fiction, cheerful horror, and modern fairy tales.

My stories appear places including, Escape Pod, and Odyssey Magazine.

New! My most recent book, The Unkindness of Ravens, is an epic fantasy coming-of-age novella about trickster gods and favors owed. It can be ordered from all major retailers and is available as an ebook for Kindle and at Barnes & Noble. Enjoy an excerpt here:

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Have fun, and thanks for stopping by.

- Abra Staffin-Wiebe*

* Pronounced "AWE-bruh STAFF-Inn WEE-bee," in case you were wondering!
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What's New for 2021?

New Releases
Upcoming and Recent Events and Appearances
Past Events and Appearances

New Releases

Latest Book

The Unkindness of Ravens

An epic fantasy novella about trickster gods, favors owed, and a royal heir desperate to protect his House from a plague-driven war.

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Upcoming and Recent Events and Appearances

Michael Merriam and Abra Staffin-Wiebe reading at Dreamhaven Books
July 29, 2021, 6:30 PM

After difficulties, the Speculations Readings Series returns in July to DreamHaven Books, 2301 38th St E, Minneapolis. As before, the readings will run from 6:30-7:45 p.m., including an autographing and reception with free soda pop and cookies. After the event, interested persons will adjourn to a bistro to hang out.


Diversicon 2021
July 30, 2021 - August 1, 2021

Abra Staffin-Wiebe will be the Special Guest at Diversicon 2021. Their continuing mission: to provide the most thoughtful Programming and the mellowest, most welcoming Parties of any Minnesota SF convention, and to making our state’s SF community more closely reflect the cultural diversity of Minnesota in the third millennium.

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Coming Soon...

Fall, 2021

"Fear of a Stuntwoman" will appear in Fireside Magazine.

Past Events and Appearances

Steampunk reading and discussion with Catherine Lundoff, Michael Merriam, and Tyler Tork, October 24, 2020.
Video coming soon to CONvergenceTube.

Local authors reading with Lyda Morehouse and Pat Harrigan, August 23, 2020.
Video coming soon to CONvergenceTube.

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