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Sword and Sorcery

[BOOK REVIEW] The Sword and Sorcery Anthology edited by David Hartwell and Jacob Weisman

Genre: Sword and Sorcery Paperback: 432 pages Publisher: Tachyon Publications Publication Date: June 1, 2012 Language: English ISBN-10: 1616960698 ISBN-13: 978-1616960698 Author Website: David Hartwell and Jacob Weisman Sword and Sorcery (S&S), while distinctive, has never been a large subgenre, at least in comparison to epic fantasy or steampunk, though it has a steadfast readership and a diverse authorship. Pick up an …

[BOOK REVIEW] The Hammer and the Blade by Paul S. Kemp

Genre: Sword and Sorcery Mass Market Paperback: 416 pages Publisher: Angry Robot Publication Date: June 26, 2012 ISBN-10: 0857662457 ISBN-13: 978-0857662453 Author Website: Paul S. Kemp Paul S. Kemp’s first all-original series (he has written extensively for Star Wars and Forgotten Realms) stars the (mis)adventures of Egil and Nix – two tomb-robbing fortune-hunters who just want to settle into the quiet …

[SFFWRTCHT] A Chat With Author Jon Sprunk

Jon Sprunk grew up in central Pennsylvania, the eldest of four and attended Lock Haven University. He graduated with a B.A. in English in 1992. After his disastrous first novel failed to find a publisher, he sought gainful employment. Finally, after many more rejections and twists and turns of life, he joined Pennwriters and attended …

[BOOK REVIEW] The Q Word and Other Stories by Richard Lee Byers

Genre: Collection, Urban Fantasy, Horror, Sword and Sorcery File Size: 180 KB Print Length: 125 pages ASIN: B00501N49S Author Website: Richard Lee Byers On my trip to Rome in March, I was able to borrow and use, for the first time, a Kindle 2 e-reader. The convenience of the reader is undeniable and for the long flight from Florida …