Bel Dame Apocrypha Volume 1 by Kameron Hurley Mass Market Paperback 398 Only 6 left in stock - order soon. Shelve The Seams Between The Stars. Fast and free shipping free returns cash on delivery available on eligible purchase. A short story in the world of Gods War. 18 January 2011 Publisher. 45 stars Nyx sold her womb somewhere between Punjai and Faleen on the edge of the desert. Gods War is a violent tale set against the backdrop of a centuries-old holy war. Her short fiction has appeared in Strange Horizons Years Best SF 12 and EscapePod among others. Her first novel GODS WAR has won The Kitschies Gold Tentacle Award for Best Debut a British Fantasy Award for Best Newcomer and has been nominated for The Arthur C. And thats really all I ever ask for in a character. And her character has adapted to survive in that world. Night Shade Books on January 26 2010. Today Kameron lives a comparatively boring life sustained by Coke Zero Chipotle low-carb cooking and lots of words. Nyx had already been to hell. But beyond all the blood and violence its a beautifully crafted work of art that keeps astonishing you when you least expect it. Nyx had already been to hell. That it evolves to suit its purpose rather than caves in at the end to become something soft and suitable. On a ravaged contaminated world a centuries-old holy war rages fought by a bloody mix of mercenaries magicians and conscripted soldiers. Bel Dame Apocrypha 1 Author. Kameron Hurleys stellar debut novel follows the bloody life of Nyxnissa commonly called Nyx a bel dame government-funded bounty hunter trying to survive in a world consumed by a holy war thats been raging for centuries.