Monthly Archives: October 2015

Winterwood Cover Reveal

I am so lucky to be published by DAW. My editor commissioned the very talented Larry Rostant to do the cover for Winterwood.  I’ll talk about how the cover developed in a future blog post, but in the meantime, here’s … Continue reading

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Gail Z Martin – Five Questions – Guest Post

I’d like to welcome Gail Z Martin to the guest spot on Tales from the Typeface. She’s an American author who writes epic and urban fantasy as well as science fiction. She’s also been kind enough to offer some downloadable … Continue reading

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Winterwood Cover Revealed at Fantasy Book Cafe

I’ll be putting the cover of Winterwood up here in a few days but in the meantime there’s an exclusive cover reveal at Fantasy Book Cafe.

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What has NaNoWriMo Ever Done for Us?

NaNoWriMo or National Novel Writing Month is an annual write-a-thon-fest which takes place in November. You sign up to the site and commit to writing 50,000 words in a month. There are various incentives. For starters, just having someone acknowledge … Continue reading

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Fantasycon 2015

I’ve just returned from Fantasycon, this year held in Nottingham at the Conference Centre and Orchard Hotel in the University grounds. It was a good location: comfortable hotel, plenty of parking and the added bonus of being slightly less that … Continue reading

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Agents and Publishing

My writer friend, Dave Gullen, just posted this about agents and the writing and publishing process. He’s a fine writer and has just signed up with a good agent. I wish him all the best for his future career. I’ve … Continue reading

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Winterwood Page Proofs

I’ve been concentrating on the first draft of Silverwolf, the second novel in the Rowankind sequence, which will follow on from Winterwood, due to be published in February 2016. Now I have to break off because my final obligation to … Continue reading

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