As part of the World of Weir Blog Tour for Cinda Williams Chima’s Heir Chronicles, I’ve got a short excerpt from Book 5: THE SORCERER HEIR (coming up from Disney-Hyperion on Oct. 21st) and a fantastic giveaway! Enjoy! Jack surveyed his little band of warriors and sighed. It was a team of scrubs—mostly people they’d wanted to keep away from the main action. Morrison. Hudson. Hackleford. Scavuzzo. And one longtime friend … Continue reading
As you probably already know, Angry Robot is one of my favorite pubishers, and I’m pleased to see that they’ve been acquired by someone that seems intent on preserving what Angry Robot has so painstakingly built. You can see the entire post with details at the Angry Robot website.
Here are the new releases in SF, Fantasy, and Horror for October 2014. You’re sure to find something to fatten up your TBR list!
Steven John is the author of 3 A.M. and his new novel, OUTRIDER, just came out! Please welcome him to the blog! Your new book, OUTRIDER, is quite different from THREE A.M.! Will you tell us more about it and what inspired you to write it? THREE A.M. was inspired by setting and character: once I had those in place in my mind all I needed was a story for … Continue reading
Get ‘em while they’re hot! You know the drill-all awesome, all under $5! I’ve got you covered with SFF, suspense, YA, it’s all here, so you’re sure to find something to curl up with over the weekend!
Please welcome Jan DeLima back to the blog! Her new book, SUMMER MOON, is out next week, and she kindly answered a few of my questions. Also, courtesy of the author, we’ve got signed copies of CELTIC MOON & SUMMER MOON up for grab, and it’s international, so be sure to hit the widget below the post to enter! The last time we caught up, you had just released Celtic … Continue reading
Please welcome Stefan Bachmann to the blog! I adored his first book, THE PECULIAR, and the followup, THE WHATNOT will be out tomorrow in paperback. He kindly stopped by to answer a few questions about THE WHATNOT, and more! Also, I’ve got an extra copy of THE WHATNOT and I’d like to give it to you, so be sure to enter to win via the widget below the post (US … Continue reading
I adore Tina Connolly’s Ironskin series, and it turns out, SERIOUSLY WICKED, her new YA novel, comes out in 2015 from Tor Teen! She kindly asked me to share the cover-enjoy!
Those Across the River by Christopher Buehlman (Ace, Sept. 2011)-When Frank Nichols and his wife Dora move into his aunt’s house in rural Whitbrow, Georgia, they’re eager for a fresh start. Frank plans to write a book about the nearby Savoyard Plantation, which belonged to his great-grandfather, and Dora will teach at the local school. They quickly settle into the rhythm of small town life and find the people to … Continue reading
THE MIRROR EMPIRE came out last month, and since worldbuilding is such an important part of this kind of novel, Kameron Hurley was kind enough to break her process down for us and give us a glimpse of what went into creating something as rich and complete as Raisa. Please give her a warm welcome, and be sure to visit Kameron’s website for all of her blog tour stops! Deconstructing … Continue reading