The IWG Vetting Team

Meet our intrepid readers and forge some new connections!


All Genres Except Erotica

Hi I'm Stacey, married to Steve and mum to three boys, (well one is now an adult). I live in Manchester and run Whispering Stories Book Blog which was established in February 2015. I adore reading and you can always find me with a book - thank goodness for ereaders, I can now carry hundreds of books about with me!

When I'm not reading, or writing blog posts, you can normally catch me on procrastinating on Twitter - @storywhispers

Shane Thomas

Science Fiction, Fantasy, Young Adult

S Shane Thomas has fond childhood memories of creeping out of bed to watch anime until the sun came up. He has fond adult memories of creeping out of bed to write the Anki Legacies Adventures and create the Science Fantasy Hub until the sun came up. He road trips, hikes, and hangs with his wife and sons after the sun comes up.

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"The glue is fiction, the building blocks are not." —Tom DeLonge co-author of Sekret Machines, member of Blink 182

Eric Klein

Non-Fiction, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Children, Young Adult

A lifelong science fiction and fantasy reader but have always enjoyed those stories that show how the science and technology can affect people’s lives. By day I work in hi-tech for a Cloud Communications infrastructure company.

As I have done quite a bit of travel for fun and business, I have included events in the story that are based on my own experiences. I’m married to a wonderful (and tolerant) scientist who had two great children when we met. Now I’m the grandfather to her daughter’s son Come check out my interviews with science fiction authors about the science in their books at

Errin Krystal

Science Fiction, Fantasy, Romance, Young Adult

Errin Krystal is a fantasy romance writer who has been writing since she was a small child. Her head has always been full of stories. She began work on her first novel when she was sixteen. She lives with her family in regional Victoria, Australia, and works as a chef. In her quieter moments, she loves to indulge her passion for storytelling, basking in the joy that comes from creating vibrant characters, fantastical worlds and all manner of magical creatures. Dragons and elves, mages and warriors, troubled princes and beautiful princesses, romance, magic, and adventure can all be found in her writing.
“One must always be careful of books," said Tessa, "and what is inside them, for words have the power to change us.” ― Cassandra Clare, Clockwork Angel