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Howard Andrew Jones

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The Desert of Souls (The Ch...

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My promotions tour continues as I revise book 2, slated for November of this year!


Today I was over at the site of the illustrious Mary Robinette Kowal, talking about my favorite bit from my novel.


Tuesday I was at Black Gate, sitting down with John O’Neill to talk about writing and reading and editing and nearly everything I love.


Wednesday Paul Weimer reviewed my new book for TOR.com.


Monday I...

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"Sword and Sorcery fantasy writ large. If you like your action furious and your fantasy high this is a book you should seek out. Howard Andrew Jones is an author that continues to impress and I can't wait to see where this world goes next."
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Vote for the Nov-Dec Groupread theme. We'll have the top two themes, and they'll be based on names of authors and cover artists. Bonus street cred goes to folks who pick books that have both cover artists and author sharing names.

Michael: Anything by Michael Moorcock, or cover art by Michael Whelan. Any other Michael's are fair game too
 
  7 votes, 22.6%

William: How about some classics by William Hope Hodgson or William Morris?
 
  5 votes, 16.1%

Catherine: C.L. Moore or anything with a Catherine" Jeffrey Jones cover.
 
  3 votes, 9.7%

James; James Enge or James A. Moore would work
 
  3 votes, 9.7%

John: John Jakes plus John Duillo (artist on Conan of the Isles, Conan the Freebooter, Conan the Wanderer)
 
  3 votes, 9.7%

Charles:Charles R. Saunders or Charles Moll (did some Moorcock covers)
 
  2 votes, 6.5%

"Quillifer" by Walter Jon Williams (write-in)
 
  2 votes, 6.5%

 
  2 votes, 6.5%

Robert:
Robert Lynn Asprin or Robert E. Howard or Robert Gould (did some Elric/MM covers)
 
  1 vote, 3.2%

Raymond: Raymond E. Feist and Ray Bradbury and covers by Raymond Swanland
 
  1 vote, 3.2%

Michael Whelan, and specifically with Brandon Sanderson (Stormlight Archeive) (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 3.2%

Raymond (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 3.2%

Jan: Janet E. Morris and C. J. Cherryh (J = Janice), and Janny Wurts
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

 
  0 votes, 0.0%

Julie:J.V. Jones or Boris Vellejo's partner in art : Julie Bell
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

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