Dreamer’s Pool by Juliet Marillier
 

Dreamer’s Pool

Review

 
Brandon Sanderson Updates World on his Ongoing Projects & Provides Mistborn Release Dates
 

Sanderson's 2015/2016 releases

News/Update

 
The Vagrant by Peter Newman – Cover Reveal & Competition
 

The Vagrant by Peter Newman

Cover Reveal, Synopsis & competition

 

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Brandon Sanderson Updates World on his Ongoing Projects & Provides Mistborn Release Dates

Brandon Sanderson Updates World on his Ongoing Projects & Provides Mistborn Release Dates 

Some exciting news came out of the Gollancz towers today: Brandon Sanderson will be releasing two new Mistborn books in 2015/2016 and they’ve got release dates. Mistborn: Shadows of Self will be coming in October 2015. Mistborn: Bands of Mourning will be coming in January 2016. Although not too many details of the books have been released, we know that […]

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The Vagrant by Peter Newman – Cover Reveal & Competition

The Vagrant by Peter Newman – Cover Reveal & Competition 

Every year hundreds, if not thousands, of genre books are released. Generally the most looked forwards to of these are by authors who have had previous successes. For début authors you generally have to trust that the person in your publisher’s press department is skilled at their job. You see, what typically happens is that a […]

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Interview with Jonathan Oliver

Interview with Jonathan Oliver 

Here in the UK we have some of the very best Editors and today I feel incredibly privileged to interview one of my favourites and one I truly look up to – as someone who recently published their own anthology and first short story – Jonathan Oliver. For those unfamiliar with Jonathan, he is Editor-in-chief […]

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We learn new Star Wars character names…

We learn new Star Wars character names… 

Get ready to meet Finn, Rey, Kylo and Poe. No… they’re not Teletubbies, they’re the characters we’ll be meeting in 2015’s new Star Wars movie, The Force Awakens, produced by J.J. Abrams. The names of the characters played by John Boyega (Finn), Oscar Isaac (Poe) and Daisy Ridley (Rey) were revealed via some retro style playing […]

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Fantasy-Faction Take Part in Quercus Books’s #GreatestGift Christmas Campaign

Fantasy-Faction Take Part in Quercus Books’s #GreatestGift Christmas Campaign 

Who enjoys being filmed? No one, right? Certainly not me… the moment a camera is pointed in my direction I’m likely to bolt in the other direction. However, when I was contacted by my friends over at Quercus and Jo Fletcher Books about their The greatest gift is the passion for reading Christmas Campaign, I […]

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Guo tackles Book of the New Sun covers…

Guo tackles Book of the New Sun covers… 

You may remember that earlier this year we brought to your attention the artwork of Jian Guo, who had won a competition to design the new Chinese Lord of The Rings covers. Although it was Guo’s first novel cover, he was well known amongst the Deviant Art community for the unique art style that he’d […]

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Gollancz sign Dan Abnett Fantasy Trilogy!

Gollancz sign Dan Abnett Fantasy Trilogy! 

We got some pretty exciting news here at Fantasy-Faction today, our friends Gollancz and Dan Abnett are teaming up to publish Dan’s latest series: a self-contained, action-packed heroic fantasy trilogy. Dan’s output is quite incredible and his name constantly pops up when we get into ‘favourite book’ or ‘favourite paragraph’ type discussions on the forum. […]

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Trailer for Telltale’s Game of Thrones

Trailer for Telltale’s Game of Thrones 

Lets be honest, to date, there have been two types of Game of Thrones game: 1) Bad, 2) Terrible. However, ever since we heard Telltale had hooked up with HBO and George R.R. Martin to develop an episodic adventure game that would concentrate on a story away from anything Martin has previously written about, we […]

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Messenger’s Legacy by Peter V. Brett: Review

Messenger’s Legacy by Peter V. Brett: Review
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Novellas are hot this year. Half a decade or so ago, before the eBook, few people would have expected that top-name authors would ever be releasing novellas at a steady rate. This year though we’ve had Kelley Armstrong, Brandon Sanderson, Martha Wells, Peter V. Brett, Patrick Rothfuss and so, so many more besides releasing stand-alone […]

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer released! Thoughts…

Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer released! Thoughts… 

We’ve waited a long time for this… we’ve fallen for a number of hoaxes saying that they were ‘official trailers’ only to find upon clicking on them that they’re just fan made things using snippets of the older movies, but finally the first official Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer has been released!!! I don’t […]

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Jurassic World Trailer released 2 days early!

Jurassic World Trailer released 2 days early! 

When I was a kid dinosaurs were huge. Not literally, well, yes, literally – kinda – I guess they were extinct, but… ah, you know what I mean: popular. So, when Jurassic Park came out in the cinemas I and everyone else in my school begged our parents to take us to the cinema. Although […]

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Fantasy-Faction Anthology: Order the Paperback (UK, US & Canada!)

Fantasy-Faction Anthology: Order the Paperback (UK, US & Canada!) 

It is hard to believe that the Fantasy-Faction Anthology that we worked so hard on for almost three years is now out there and being read by Fantasy fans around the world. The following are unsolicited reviews we’ve picked up from readers who have already enjoyed their copy: “I don’t usually read short stories, but […]

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