Bibliography of Mary E. Lowd

For a list of Mary's stories that are available for free online, check out her free fiction page.
To learn about collections of Mary's short fiction, check out her anthologies page.
For more information about individual stories, check out this publications page.

Novels & Collections

The Necromouser and Other Magical Cats, published by FurPlanet (September, 2015)
          Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Other Literary Work (2015);  Furry Writers' Guild Book of the Month (March, 2016)

In a Dog's World
, published by FurPlanet (July, 2015)
          Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Novel (2015)

Otters In Space II:  Jupiter, Deadly
, published by FurPlanet (July, 2013)
          Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Novel (2013); Nomination for Cˇyotl Award for Best Novel (2013)

Otters In Space:  The Search for Cat Havana,
published by FurPlanet (January, 2012), self-published (August, 2010)
          Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Novel (2010); Furry Writers' Guild Book of the Month (January, 2012)



Novellas

"When a Cat Loves a Dog" in Five Fortunes, published by FurPlanet (January, 2014)
          Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2014)



Short Stories
First Printing:
  • "Fox in the Hen House," Dancing in the Moonlight:  Rainfurrest 2013 Charity Anthology (September, 2013)
  • "In a Cat's Eyes," Dancing in the Moonlight:  Rainfurrest 2013 Charity Anthology (September, 2013)
  • "Cyclops on Safari,"  Penn Cove Literary Arts Award (June, 2013)
  • "Meet Archive," Daily Science Fiction (November, 2011)
  • "Shreddy and the Zomb-dogs," Anthropomorphic Dreams Podcast, AD 035 (November, 2011) -- read by Peter Katt
  • "Fetching Asteroids," Allasso, Volume 1:  Shame (November, 2011)
  • "Where the Heart Is," Stories of Camp RainFurrest (September, 2011)
  • "The Canoe Race" written with Daniel Lowd, Stories of Camp RainFurrest (September, 2011)
  • "Daisy Chaining," Untied Shoelaces of the Mind, Issue #5 (September, 2011) -- audio version read by Harriet Whitbread
  • "Slug Time," COSMOS (August, 2011) -- online version
  • "Of Behemoths and Bureaucrats," Golden Visions Magazine, No. 15 (July, 2011) -- print issue
  • "The Nebula Was Empty," Spaceports and Spidersilk (June, 2011)
  • "Harvesting Wishes," The Lorelei Signal (January, 2011)
  • "Life with the Tumblers," Jim Baen's Universe, Issue #22 (Vol. 4 Num. 4) (December, 2009)
  • "The Parable of  Two Queens," Beyond Centauri, Issue #23 (January, 2009)


Reprints:

  • "The Carousel of Spirits," Epona's Children (upcoming)
  • "Katelynn the Mythic Mouser," Pet Tales (upcoming)

Awards:
  • "Fox in the Hen House," Cˇyotl Award for Best Short Story (2013)
  • "Foreknowledge," Writers of the Future Honorable Mention (4th Quarter, 2012)
  • "St. Kalwain and the Lady Uta," Writers of the Future Honorable Mention (3rd Quarter, 2012)
  • "Magtwilla and the Mouse," Allasso Editor's Choice Award for Best Dramatic Work (Spring, 2012)
  • "Fetching Asteroids," Allasso Prize for Fiction, Finalist (Fall, 2011)
  • "The Canoe Race," Cˇyotl Award for Best General Short Story (2011)
  • "Panda-Mensional," Writers of the Future Honorable Mention (2nd Quarter, 2011)
  • "The Hand-Havers," Writers of the Future Honorable Mention (1st Quarter, 2011)
  • "Meet Archive," Writers of the Future Honorable Mention (3rd Quarter, 2010)
  • "We Can Remember It For You Retail," Writers of the Future Honorable Mention (2nd Quarter, 2009)
  • "The Ambi-Cognitive Man," Writers of the Future Honorable Mention (4th Quarter, 2008)
  • "Emmanuel and the Cannibals," Writers of the Future Quarter Finalist (4th Quarter, 2006)
  • "A Second Enchanted Evening," Writers of the Future Quarter Finalist (2nd Quarter, 2006)
  • "Life with the Tumblers," Writers of the Future Quarter Finalist (1st Quarter, 2006)
  • "The Parable of  Two Queens,"  Writers of the Future Quarter Finalist (3rd Quarter, 2005)
  • "My Words Like Silent Raindrops," Writers of the Future Quarter Finalist (1st Quarter, 2005)
  • "Of Behemoths and Bureaucrats," Writers of the Future Quarter Finalist (4th Quarter, 2004)
  • "The Faithless, the Tentacled, and the Light," Writers of the Future Quarter Finalist (3rd Quarter, 2004)
  • "Rekindle the Sun," Writers of the Future Quarter Finalist (2nd Quarter, 2004)

Nominations:
  • "Marge the Barge," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2016)
  • "Questor's Gambit," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2016)
  • "Sheeperfly's Lullaby," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2016)
  • "Lunar Cavity," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2015)
  • "A Real Stand-Up Guy," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2014)
  • "The Carousel of Spirits," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2014)
  • "The Best Puppy Ever," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2014)
  • "The Wharf Cat's Mermaid," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2014)
  • "In a Cat's Eyes,"  Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2013)
  • "Fox in the Hen House,"  Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2013)
  • "St. Kalwain and the Lady Uta," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2012)
  • "Hot Chocolate for the Unicorn," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2012)
  • "Magtwilla and the Mouse," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2012)
  • "One Night in Nocturnia," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2012)
  • "Shreddy and the Christmas Ghost," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2012)
  • "Fetching Asteroids," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2011)
  • "Shreddy and the Zomb-dogs," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2011)
  • "Where the Heart Is," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2011)
  • "Gerty and the Doesn't-Smell-Like-a-Melon," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2010)


Editing


ROAR Volume 7, published by FurPlanet (June, 2016)
          Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Other Literary Work (2016)

ROAR Volume 6, published by FurPlanet (July, 2015)
          Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Other Literary Work (2015); Nomination for Cˇyotl Award for Best Anthology (2015)



Non-Fiction

"When Furry Fiction Meets Dark Fiction," guest post on ShadowSpinners (March, 2017)

"Interview Series: Interview with Author Mary E. Lowd," interview by Cynthia Ray on ShadowSpinners (Marcy, 2017)

"Teddy Graham S'mores," a recipe in Ad Astra: The 50th Anniversary SFWA Cookbook, edited by Cat Rambo & Fran Wilde (May, 2015)

"Writing Fury Speculative Fiction," guest post on Jester Harley's Manuscript Page by Anne E. Johnson (August, 2013)
     Reprinted in MEOW:  The Award-Winning Newsletter of the Cat Writers' Association (Summer, 2014)
     Reprinted in The Furry Writers' Guild Blog (August, 2014)

"Creating Cover Art," bonus essay included in Free Guide to Self-Publishing and Book Promotion:  Inside Secrets from an Author Whose Self-Published Books Sold in Thousands by Valerie Estelle Frankel (June, 2012)

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