Exclusive Sneak Peek: Chapters 1-3 of The Way of Kings by Brandon Sanderson
Widely acclaimed for his work completing Robert Jordan’s Wheel of Time, # 1 New York Times bestselling author Brandon Sanderson now begins a grand cycle of his own, every bit as ambitious and immersive. The Way of Kings, book one of The Stormlight Archive, introduces the three protagonists who will be our windows on the strange and wondrous world of Roshar and the drama about to unfold there.
The Way of Kings will be available in print, audio, and eBook formats on August 31st. Tor.com is thrilled to present an exclusive read of the first three chapters of this new series.
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An interview with Celia Graves
By Cat Adams
Good morning, listeners. This is Wendy Myers of KOL radio, the news source of Santa Maria del Luna. I’m speaking with Celia Graves, owner of Graves Protection Services, who was instrumental in the defeat of the greater demon that threatened crowds at Game 1 of the World Series in Anaheim.
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Two Novels, Five Covers, One Charming Romance
By Stacy Hague-Hill, Editor
Any book that has a long shelf life is going to go through a lot of covers, and, sadly, not all of them will stand the test of time. For a publisher, the challenge in keeping the backlist alive becomes, in part, a matter of packaging.
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The Ultimate Writing Group
John Scalzi, Jay Lake, Tobias Buckell, Elizabeth Bear and Karl Schroeder … who wouldn’t want to be in their writing group? With their powers combined, they bring you these five original tales set in a shared urban future. Originally published as an audiobook with a limited small-press edition, Metatropolis is now available for the first time to the general trade.
Read on for John Scalzi’s introduction to this work of shared brilliance >>
Moorcock: The Multiverse’s Big Bang
PopMatters interviews Cory Doctorow and reviews For the Win
The Mad Hatter’s Bookshelf & Book Review interviews Ian Tregillis and reviews Bitter Seeds
Getting to know Mary Robinette Kowal's Evil Robot Monkey & More
Moorcock, Genre Fiction, and “Lost Sorceress of the Silent Citadel”: An Introduction
Steampunk panel from BEA - Cherie Priest and Scott Westerfeld were among the panelists, Cory Doctorow was the moderator.
Frederik Pohl on working with Robert A. Heinlein: Parts 1, 2, 3
Functional Nerds Episode: Episode 8: interview with Blake Charlton
Sci-Fi Fan Letter interviews J. A. Pitts
Mary Robinette Kowal: Making shadow scenery for the Shades of Milk and Honey book trailer, plus one of the shadow masks
The Command Line interviews Cory Doctorow
SF Signal’s MIND MELD: What Science Fiction Books Should Be in Every Fan's Library? Parts 1, 2