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    Fool’s Assassin by Robin Hobb – review

    In Fool’s Assassin, Robin Hobb returns to the story of FitzChivalry Farseer, the character that started the Farseer Trilogy nearly two decades ago. While we watched Fitz grow up and become the King’s assassin in those earlier...

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    Shattering the Ley by Joshua Palmatier – review

    Shattering the Ley is the first book in a promising new series by Joshua Palmatier. While the cover of this hardcover edition tells us immediately that this is A Fantasy Novel, the setting blends magic and technology...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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    The Fatal Tree by Stephen R. Lawhead – review

    Science fiction and fantasy are filled with stories of all that can go wrong with time-travel. Once human beings gain the ability to travel into the past (or future), they immediately start searching for ways to change...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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    The Scandalous Sisterhood of Prickwillow Place by Julie Berry – review

    Editor’s note: This book is scheduled to be published September 23, 2014. Publisher’s Description: The students of St. Etheldreda’s School for Girls face a bothersome dilemma. Their irascible headmistress, Mrs. Plackett, and her surly brother, Mr. Godding,...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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    Getting from There to Here – by Rachel Saunders

    BSC Review is pleased to present our readers with an insider’s perspective on running a Kickstarter campaign to finance a self-publishing launch in a huge way. Author Rachel Saunders will be keeping us abreast of her journey for the month of...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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    And the Winner Is – 7th Annual Book Tournament Finals Results!

    Fair gentlefolk, the moment is nigh when our 7th annual book tournament will be crowned.  The competitors were rousted. The crowds were wild. The results were at no point certain, the lead changing hands and changing back...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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    Joshua Alan Parry – VIRUS THIRTEEN – Interview

    Now that the book tournament is racing along on its own like a carriage with unreined horses, I can take a step back toward normal operations and talk about the normal sorts of things with a debut...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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    7th Annual Book Tournament: Complete Lists and Schedule!

    It’s that time of year again! March Madness is upon the college sports world, so here at BSC we are dusting off the chain mail and reweighting our lances for the annual book tournament. Our editorial team...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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    Gillian Philip – FIREBRAND – interview

    Bookspotcentral.com is very pleased to bring in author Gillian Philip for a fireside chat about her newest book, Firebrand, out today in the U.S.  We talk about the inspiration for the book, characters who prefer shouting to...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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    The Literary World of Pulp Adventure (And Dragons) With Marie Brennan – Guest Post

    All Art Courtesy of Todd Lockwood Ahhh, pulp adventure. It’s so fun, and yet such a mess. It was never a respected corner of publishing, even when respectable authors were working in it. The whole idea of pulp...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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    Geek Girl’s Fictional Junk Food-O-Rama – “Sluggy Freelance Is, Indeed, Nifty”

    I know that by this time, it’s absolutely no secret at all that I am a comic book geek.  I’m a comic strip junkie, too.  It sort of goes with the territory.  I never quite grew out...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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    “Smart Is the New Sexy” – guest post by Sharon Lynn Fisher

    I love love love me a geeky hero. Always have. My sweet spot as a writer is sci-fi romance, so of course I’m a Star Wars geek. Han was cheeky and flirty and roguish, but I only...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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    Jade Kerrion – Perfection Unleashed – interview

    Perfection Unleashed is the new dystopian SF novel from author Jade Kerrion.  I had the pleasure of reading the book before sitting down to chat with Jade. The book is a breathlessly paced novel…it reminded me of...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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