Exclusive Interview: The Iron Dragon’s Mother Author Michael Swanwick

With The Iron Dragon’s Mother (hardcover, Kindle), writer Michael Swanwick is once again visiting the fantasy realm he originally imagined for 1993’s The Iron Dragon’s Daughter and then returned to in 2008’s The Dragons Of Babel. In the following email interview, Swanwick discusses what inspired and influenced this new tale, its connection to the other books, and whether you need to read Daughter and Babel to understand Mother.