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Catching Up With Myke Cole – Part Two

Catching Up With Myke Cole – Part Two 

Welcome back to our interview with Myke Cole, author of the military fantasy series, Shadow Ops. If you missed part one you can read it here. And now back to the interview! Have you found that your patterns or the way you write has changed now that you’re writing to deadlines and things like that? […]

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Catching Up With Myke Cole – Part One

Catching Up With Myke Cole – Part One 

One year ago, Jennie Ivins interviewed Myke Cole before his debut novel Control Point was published. Well, it’s another year, Myke has another novel, Fortress Frontier, and Fantasy-Faction got another interview. This time we’ll hear a bit about what readers can expect from the second book in the Shadow Ops series as well as how […]

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Fortress Frontier by Myke Cole

Fortress Frontier by Myke Cole
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The first book in the Shadow Ops series, Control Point, was the debut of 2012 for many, myself included. It was an intense, action-packed, military-sci-fi thriller that left me eager for more. A year later, Fortress Frontier arrives with a lot of expectations to live up to. The good news for everyone is Myke Cole […]

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Control Point by Myke Cole

Control Point by Myke Cole
5

Oscar Britton took his job seriously. As an officer in the US Army, he helped defend both the country and its citizens. That in and of itself was difficult, but when people all over the world are randomly manifesting powerful magical abilities on a regular basis, the job becomes that much more dangerous. However, there […]

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Myke Cole Interview

Myke Cole Interview 

Myke Cole is the author of the soon to be released, military fantasy series Shadow Ops. As a security contractor, government civilian, and military officer, Myke’s career has run the gamut from counterterrorism to cyber warfare to federal law enforcement. He’s done three tours in Iraq and was recalled to serve during the Deepwater Horizon […]

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Control Point by Myke Cole

Control Point by Myke Cole
5

“Write what you know,” is normally the first advice any aspiring author is given. But when you write fantasy books, perhaps it’s not the most practical, as magical abilities do not exist within the real world where wars rage for decades across the globe and fear and hate of the unknown are still common place. […]

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Shadows of the Apt Series by Adrian Tchaikovsky (Books 1 – 3)

Shadows of the Apt Series by Adrian Tchaikovsky (Books 1 – 3)
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Empire In Black and Gold by Adrian Tchaikovsky Empire In Black and Gold is the first volume in a dramatic and colourful new fantasy series, Shadows of the Apt, about the fight for survival against a menacingly regimented empire. Seventeen years ago, Stenwold witnessed the Wasp Empire storming the city of Myna in a brutal […]

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The Company by K. J. Parker

The Company by K. J. Parker
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When freshly retired General Kunessin returns home, he has a plan to reunite the four surviving members of his old team and start a better life with them on an abandoned island. But life rarely runs according to plan. That’s the central premise of The Company by K.J. Parker, and one that hooked me as […]

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The Heroes by Joe Abercrombie

The Heroes by Joe Abercrombie
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When Joe Abercrombie releases a new book, the fantasy world goes a little crazy. It would be fair to say that Abercrombie is one of the very best modern fantasy writers in Britain right now and probably the one making the most impact overseas. Joe’s work is different. We know when we pick up a […]

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