Miles Cameron Interview – The Fall of Dragons
 

Miles Cameron

Interview - The Fall of Dragons

 
The Ten Strangest Races in Fantasy Literature
 

10 Strange Races in Fantasy

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Don’t Show, Don’t Tell – Guest Blog by K. C. Alexander
 

Don’t Show, Don’t Tell

Guest Blog by K. C. Alexander

 

Browsing all articles tagged with Orson Scott Card.

Top Ten Books To Improve Your Writing

Top Ten Books To Improve Your Writing 

A likely first stop on the journey of any aspiring writer is the purchase of a writing book to teach them about the subject. Often they’re drawn to titles like “Write a Bestseller in Six Months,” or “Making Money from Kindle Publishing.” First and foremost though, the goal should be to master your craft, from […]

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Books on Writing Fantasy

Books on Writing Fantasy 

There are lots of books about writing out there, waiting to be read by future authors. Books on characters, books on plot, books on writing a novel in X amount of days. And of course all of this information can be used when writing fantasy novels, but wouldn’t it be nice to read a book […]

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Movie Sales mean Card ‘could’ hang up pen…

Very interesting article on Suvudu that discusses the power of Hollywood over book sales: Read it here. As most of us would have expected, Ender’s Game rocketed up to the #1 position in the American box office taking over $30million in its opening weekend (we should probably point out that Thor:2 is expected to reach […]

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The Mammoth Book of Extreme Fantasy edited by Mike Ashley

The Mammoth Book of Extreme Fantasy edited by Mike Ashley
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“Extreme” seems like a pretty loose term in a genre where the only limit is the mind’s capacity for imagination, but Mike Ashley’s anthology, The Mammoth Book of Extreme Fantasy, attempts to uncover the murky horizons of fantasy’s furthest limits in this addition to the Mammoth Books series. Ashley’s goal for this collection was to […]

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Sci-Fi Book Club – December 2012: Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card

Sci-Fi Book Club – December 2012: Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card 

Happy December sci-fi fans! For our next science fiction book club we will be reading Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card. “In order to develop a secure defense against a hostile alien race’s next attack, government agencies breed child geniuses and train them as soldiers. A brilliant young boy, Andrew “Ender” Wiggin lives with his kind but […]

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How to Write Science Fiction & Fantasy by Orson Scott Card

How to Write Science Fiction & Fantasy by Orson Scott Card
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Firstly, I would like to point out the reason as to why I picked up this book: I would like to one day, become a published FANTASY AUTHOR. Therefore, my review will be from the perspective of a wannabe fantasy author. Well Orson Scott Card is certainly a good writer. No one can really say […]

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