Django Wexler is an American author of epic fantasy novels. He writes the Shadow Campaigns and Forbidden Library series. Django Wexler earned his creative writing and computer science degrees from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, and worked for the university in artificial intelligence research. After that, he began working for Microsoft in Seattle, Washington, where he now lives with two cats. (more…)
Alafair Tucker is the protagonist in a series of historical mystery novels by American novelist Donis Casey. Alafair Tucker is an Oklahoma woman/amateur sleuth who starts her own investigations when things don’t feel right. Most of the mysteries revolve around her close family or small community. (more…)
Donis Casey is an American author of historical mystery novels. Her first series character is woman sleuth Alafair Tucker. Donis is a third-generation Oklahoman who grew up around her extended family in farms and small towns. She went on to graduate from the University of Tulsa with an English degree and earned her Master’s degree in Library Science from Oklahoma University. After teaching briefly, she began working as an academic librarian at the University of Oklahoma and Arizona State University. Doris lives in Tempe, Arizona with her husband. (more…)
The Powder Mage Trilogy is a series of epic fantasy novels by American novelist Brian McClellan. During a bloody coup against Adro’s monarchy, Field Marshal Tamas hears the same phrase from each and every member of the Royal Cabal – “You can’t break Kresimir’s Promise.” Adamat, a former police inspector who is now a private investigator, is asked by Tamas to help figure out the meaning of the phrase. Meanwhile, Tamas is busy with purging the country’s nobility and struggling to maintain peace during the inevitable civil war. Taniel, Tamas’ son and a talented powder mage who is able to use gunpowder to give himself supernatural abilities, is given the task to hunt down an exceptionally powerful member of the Royal Cabal who managed to get away during the coup. It will soon become clear that overthrowing the monarchy was only the start. (more…)
Brian McClellan is an American author of epic fantasy novels. He is the author of the Powder Mage Trilogy. Brian studied writing under bestselling fantasy authors Brandon Sanderson and Orson Scott Card and was an honourable mention in the Writers of the Future Contest. Brian enjoys playing video games and reads both epic novels and history books. His hobbies include making homemade jam and keeping a beehive. Brian lives in Cleveland, Ohio with his wife and pets. (more…)
Every month in our monthly newsletter(subscription link to the right) we pose a question to the readers. We get a lot of great responses – too many to include in the newsletter, so we post them all here.
In the September 2015 Newsletter we asked: what do you think about a dead authors book series being revived? With Stieg Larssons “Millenium” series being revived, as well as Vince Flynns “Mitch Rapp” – it was clearly a hot topic. Please feel free to leave your own opinions in the comments. Here was all of the feedback we received in the order we received it:
Spindle Cove is a series of historical romance novels by American novelist Tessa Dare. Spindle Cove is the setting for this historical romance series. It is a tiny seaside village that has become the home to many well-bred young ladies that couldn’t find their own place, including the sickly, scandalous and shy. (more…)