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Cinda Williams Chima’s The World of Weir Blog Tour: The Seers (excerpt and giveaway)

Cinda Williams Chima’s The World of Weir Blog Tour: The Seers (excerpt and giveaway)

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

Angry Robot has been purchased and is looking forward to a bright future

Angry Robot has been purchased and is looking forward to a bright future

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.

October 2014 New Releases in Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror

October 2014 New Releases in Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror

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! 

A chat with Steven John, author of Outrider

A chat with Steven John, author of Outrider

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

A round-up of smashing Kindle deals under $5!

A round-up of smashing Kindle deals under $5!

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!

Catching up with Jan DeLima, author of Summer Moon (and a giveaway!)

Catching up with Jan DeLima, author of Summer Moon (and a giveaway!)

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

Interview (and Giveaway): Stefan Bachmann, author of The Whatnot

Interview (and Giveaway): Stefan Bachmann, author of The Whatnot

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

Cover Reveal: Seriously Wicked by Tina Connolly

Cover Reveal: Seriously Wicked by Tina Connolly

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!

Double Feature: Those Across the River and The Necromancer’s House

Double Feature: Those Across the River and The Necromancer’s House

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

Guest Post: Kameron Hurley on worldbuilding and The Mirror Empire

Guest Post: Kameron Hurley on worldbuilding and The Mirror Empire

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

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