Category Archives: News

First Chapter of The Lady is Online …

Today is the launch day for The Lady, the second half of Marakand, continuing the story where The Leopard left off. My publisher, Pyr, has given permission to the Civilian Reader book blog to post an extract of it — … Continue reading

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Coming Soon . . . The Lady (concluding second volume of Marakand)


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A couple of brief and entertaining interviews

I’ve done a couple of short interviews recently for Marshal Zeringue’s blogs. For the first, I applied the ‘page 69’ test to The Leopard. You can see what I discovered, approaching page 69 as a reader who hadn’t read the … Continue reading

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Con Number One: Off to Toronto for Ad Astra 2014

Well, I’m off to Toronto this coming week, to attend Ad Astra, the first stop in my year of cons. Some authors seem to hit a con a month (at least, that’s the impression I get from the chatter on … Continue reading

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Cover Art for The Lady: Marakand Volume Two

Three rousing cheers and a city in ruins: the cover art for The Lady had been released! This is the second part of Marakand and continues the story of the assassin Ahjvar, his shield-bearer Ghu, and the temple-dancer Zora begun … Continue reading

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