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David Gemmell Award Winners Announced

The winners of the David Gemmell Awards were announced today at Nine Worlds Geekfest in London. Named after the late British fantasy author, the awards represent the best in fantasy fiction, as chosen by fans around the world. Over 19,000 … Continue reading

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Brian Staveley talks about “The Chronicles of the Unhewn Throne”

And now to (finally) kick off a weekly series (for the next couple months) of interviews from Phoenix Comicon. We start off with Brian Staveley. The college professor from Vermont is a Gemmell Morningstar finalist and earned a Locus nomination … Continue reading

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Review: “The Emperor’s Blades” by Brian Staveley

The Emperor’s Blades Brian Staveley ★★★★ Tor, 2014. One problem with fantasy settings is lack of reliable communication. This is especially an issue when someone, say an emperor, is assassinated, and his heirs are scattered across the globe. But then, … Continue reading

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