Worldbuilding A Religion – Part Two: How Religion Shapes Culture
 

Worldbuilding A Religion

Part Two: How Religion Shapes Culture

 
Event Review: George R.R. Martin & Robin Hobb in conversation
 

George & Robin in London

Event Review & Recap

 
The Liveship Traders Series by Robin Hobb (no spoilers)
 

The Liveship Traders Series

Spoiler Free Review

 

Browsing all articles tagged with Interview.

Editor Abigail Nathan Interview – Part Two

Editor Abigail Nathan Interview – Part Two 

Welcome back to part two of our interview with professional editor Abigail Nathan of Bothersome Words Writing and Editing Services. In this section we talk more about working with writers and publishers. If you missed Part One, you can read it here. You obviously deal with a lot of fiction in your line of work. […]

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Editor Abigail Nathan Interview – Part One

Editor Abigail Nathan Interview – Part One 

“There is no good writing, only good rewriting.” The writers among you will have heard this many times. Likely you’ve heard different variations of it, but the message is the same: First drafts are about getting something down on paper. It will be rough. It will probably stink. But it’s simply part of the process. […]

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Rjurik Davidson Interviews Ben Peek

Rjurik Davidson Interviews Ben Peek 

Rjurik Davidson is the author of the novel, Unwrapped Sky, recently released by Tor in the US and UK. A novel that SciFiNow noted “can go toe-to-toe with China Miéville’s best,” and was noted as an “ambitious debut,” by Pop Mythology, it is set in the ancient city of Caeli-Amur. The novel follows three characters […]

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Eleri Stone Interview

Eleri Stone Interview 

A couple of months ago I reviewed the excellent Reaper’s Touch by Eleri Stone. It was a cracking read, with a brilliant couple of protagonists, and while this follow-up interview to delve deeper into the author’s story is a little late (entirely my fault—thanks to Eleri for her patience!), I think it’s worth the wait. […]

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Guy Adams Interview

Guy Adams Interview 

Last month it was my pleasure to read and review The Good, the Bad and the Infernal by Guy Adams. Guy was a new author to me, but he’s been around awhile and is incredibly prolific, writing for comics and audio as well as his novels. Guy very kindly took time from his hectic schedule […]

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Alan Baxter Interview

Alan Baxter Interview 

From humble (but rather excellent) self-published beginnings, British/Australian author Alan Baxter has established himself as a widely respected writer—and excitingly has a new series coming out from Harper Voyager in the next couple of months. After reviewing his first two books (RealmShift and MageSign) recently, I have the good fortune to be able to give […]

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Historical Research with Miles Cameron and Anthony Ryan

Historical Research with Miles Cameron and Anthony Ryan 

The fantasy genre has always been happily aware of its deep connection to history. Pull a book at random from the fantasy section of your bookstore and you’re sure to find something that jogs your high school memories of Scandinavian Vikings (The Blade Itself), the Napoleonic Wars (The Thousand Names), The Wars of the Roses […]

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Jennifer Williams Interview

Jennifer Williams Interview 

Today we have the pleasure of speaking with Jennifer Williams, author of the debut novel The Copper Promise. Jennifer originally self-published the first part of her story as a novella and then had the full length novel picked up by Headline. If you missed it, you can read Fantasy-Faction’s review of The Copper Promise here, […]

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Daniel Polansky Interview

Daniel Polansky Interview 

With the publication of She Who Waits in 2013, Daniel Polansky completed one of the most captivating debut trilogies to come along in years. Equal parts fantasy, noir and revenge, the tale of The Warden and Low Town built to an astonishing crescendo that left readers and critics alike singing the author’s praises. Over the […]

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Myke Cole Interview At The Library Of Congress

Myke Cole Interview At The Library Of Congress 

As part of his promotional efforts for his latest novel, Breach Zone, Myke Cole spoke recently at the Library of Congress as part of the “What If Science Fiction and Fantasy Forum”. Among many other topics, he spoke about how his books were a combination of working inside the military bureaucracy, asking “What if” questions, […]

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Sarah Pinborough Interview

Sarah Pinborough Interview 

Last month I reviewed The Language of Dying by Sarah Pinborough. Today we have the privilege of talking to the author herself about the book, its inspiration, and what other projects she will be putting out in the near future. So without further ado, onto the interview! I guess all interviews have to start with that […]

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Trudi Canavan Interview

Trudi Canavan Interview 

Today we have the pleasure of speaking with best-selling Australian writer, Trudi Canavan, author of The Black Magician Trilogy, The Magician’s Apprentice, The Traitor Spy Trilogy, and The Age of the Five Trilogy. Her newest book from her new Millennium’s Rule Trilogy, Thieves’ Magic, came in at #5 on our Top 25 Most Anticipated Books […]

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