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General Discussion / Signed books
« on: July 10, 2018, 09:59:12 PM »
Having a growing collection (purely to have an excuse not to lend them) of signed books I found this quite interesting.


Now I like to see SPFBO writers doing well and found Kings of the Wyld a fun and lighthearted change from my usually grim-dark reading so book two soonish.

OK possible Amazon placeholder date, but as its published by 47 North probably not.
Limited Wish and Dispel illusion to follow. All three books to be published in 2019.

And yes I am really looking forward to this series (which was a single book last time Mark was talking about it)

The Gods of Light are Falling

The court of Broken Knives is excellent  really looking forward to its sequel.

Any thoughts?

Links, Competitions and 'Stuff' / brazilian M Lawrence Comp
« on: April 29, 2018, 01:56:35 PM »
Don't know if this is still timely or of interest @Lanko and possibly others but here you go anyway


Fantasy Movies, Comic Books & Video Games / horsemen of the apocolypse
« on: April 20, 2018, 07:25:08 PM »
got my cards through the post, but not played yet anyone else kickstart this and have any thoughts on the game?

Book 7 of the Peter Grant series.

Writers' Corner / Why Leslie Plays Soccer on the Sidewalk
« on: February 16, 2018, 03:02:29 AM »
I Am straying into an unfamiliar area of the site for me but thought this may  be of interest.


and for any unfamiliar with the books give them a go.


Without looking to start any controversy or raise a reoccurring argument from the dead I found this interesting but very wrong. The press publishes about 12 books a year and is obviously in a position to do this where bigger publishers would hurt themselves by doing so. I believe in equality and dislike discrimination, positive discrimination is as dangerous as negative as it opens the argument that (in this case) they only got published because...

100 years of women over 30 getting the vote celebrated by only publishing female authors seems a regressive and unconnected step to me. Ability is not mentioned one in the article a need for gender balance is the theme and the stats given relate to what is in effect competition. The booker and costa awards comities could have been given a voice in the article if any form of balance was sought.

Just hope it lives up to the book.

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