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The Desert of Souls (The Ch...

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New Interview! Great Reviews!

I’ve been working on the Kickstarter and reading page proofs of Upon the Flight of the Queen, but I’ve returned to spread all the news about me!


First, here’s a new interview over at NFreads. I thought they asked some pretty good questions. Hopefully I gave some answers even the regulars haven’t read.


A little while ago For the Killing of Kings got a splendid review over at Locus. More recently i...

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