Tag Archives: fantasy

Meet Mandy. She’ll be homeless in a week.

Briefly before we went into full editing and publishing mode for Hearts & Other Dead Things over at Cake & Quill, we got a last minute submission. I wasn’t quite sure it actually fit the theme – the whole book … Continue reading

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My Tales of Istonnia Super Special Bargain Offer

So apparently I scheduled this thing were you offer a book up for free on Amazon, and then I thought, why not, and did a little more scheduling. The result is this:   Ratpaths – Free on 26th and 27th May … Continue reading

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‘Darkly Dreaming’, by Chloe Hammond

One of the members of our Cake & Quill group, Chloe Hammond, recently published her debut novel. I had the honor to be one of the beta readers; it’s an amazing work. This one really took me by surprise. From the … Continue reading

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The Book of Abisan, by C H Clepitt

This is one of the many, many books I picked up on a free day. I do that on occasion, on a whim, because someone recommends it, because the cover looks nice, or for whatever other random reason. This one, … Continue reading

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Happy birthday to me. Buy my books.

Yes, it’s my birthday today. I’m turning thirty-eight. According to an ex-workmate of mine, that means I have two years left to live, because everyone over forty is dead. Needless to say, he’s over fifty now and still very much … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Shard and Lord Fish, both by Ted Cross

It’s already been a few weeks since I read these two books, so it’s high time I reviewed them. Sorry for taking so long. Let’s start with The Shard, because that was the one I read first. This book definitely … Continue reading

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Book Reviews: Fate Fallen, Mermaids and Mot: A Memoir

Heh. I suppose my blog is just about the only place in the world where you’ll find these three books mentioned in one breath. I don’t think any three books could be more different…chosen hero demon hunters, drowned planet dystopia, … Continue reading

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