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Sword and Sorcery

[BOOK REVIEW] Venom in Her Veins by Tim Pratt

Genre: Sword and Sorcery, Forgotten Realms, Media Tie-in Mass Market Paperback: 320 pages Publisher: Wizards of the Coast Publication Date: March 6, 2012 ISBN-10: 0786959843 ISBN-13: 978-0786959846 Author Website: Tim Pratt Zaltys is a serpentman yuan-ti, though she doesn’t know it. One of the rare yuan-ti born looking fully human, she was discovered as a baby by a trading caravan deep …

[SFFWRTCHT] A Chat With Author Paul S. Kemp

Paul S. Kemp is a mild-mannered corporate lawyer by day, but goes out at night fighting for justice and the American way. He’s the author of three Star Wars tie-in books from Del Rey Spectra and twice that many Forgotten Realms books. His latest book, The Hammer & The Blade, is an original adventure fantasy …

[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 …