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[GUEST POST] What Genre Is This, Anyway? by Steve Bein

Steve Bein (pronounced “Bine”) is an author, philosopher, professor, climber, photographer, translator, and world traveler. His short fiction has appeared in Asimov’s, Interzone, Writers of the Future, and in international translation. Daughter of the Sword, his first novel, is already being met with critical acclaim and is due out this October. Find him online at …

SFFWRTCHT: A Chat With Author & Editor Howard Andrew Jones

Howard Andrew Jones is Managing Editor of Black Gate Magazine where he first introduced Asim and Dabir, protagonists of his debut novel, The Desert Of Souls, out now from Thomas Dunne. He also has written Pathfinder Tales: Plague of Shadows, a game tie-in out from Paizo. He’s just recently signed on for two more novels …

Book Review: The Folding Knife by K. J. Parker

The Folding Knife

Genre: Historical Fantasy, Court Fantasy, High Fantasy Paperback: 464 pages Publisher: Orbit; 1 edition Publication Date: February 22, 2010 ISBN-10: 031603844X ISBN-13: 978-0316038447 Author Website: K. J. Parker In The Folding Knife, pseudonymous author K. J. Parker’s newest novel, a Machiavellian politician finds that even the most blessed of lives can be overturned by one bad decision. The story follows Bassianus Severus, …