Lining Them Up

It’s been a couple of days since my last post. I’ve been busy winding things up at the store and I must admit it feels really strange knowing I own’t be returning there next week. But life goes on and I have books waiting for me to read, not to mention a manuscript that needs me to…

Fated: a Book Review

FatedAlex Verus Book 1By Benedict JackaBUY IT The first book in an exciting new urban fantasy series, this is a fast-paced tale that packs a punch and brings magic to London the way Jim Butcher’s Dresden Files bring magic to Chicago. Alex Verus is a diviner with a dark past. For many years he has…

The Art of the Blurb

MALICEFaithful and the Fallen # 1By John Gwynne A black sun is rising… Young Corban watches enviously as boys become warriors under King Brenin’s rule, learning the art of war. He yearns to wield his sword and spear to protect his king’s realm. But that day will come all too soon. Only when he loses…

David Gemmell Legend Award Winners

A very belated congratulations to the 2012 winners of the David Gemmell Legend Awards: Ravenheart Award (best cover art): Raymond Swanland – Blood of Aenarion Morningstar Award (best debut): Helen Lowe – Heir of Night Legend Award (best novel): Patrick Rothfuss – The Wiseman’s Fear Patrick Rothfuss obviously needs no introduction but I am very…