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The Bayern Agenda gets covered, in more ways than one

As I write this, I’m sitting in the open air, right off the beach in Tulum, Mexico. It’s a pretty striking contrast to the opening of The Bayern Agenda, which I don’t think I’m spoiling too much by saying takes … Continue reading

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The Bayern Agenda unfolds in March 2019

I hope you’re sitting down, because well, I’m sitting down for this news, which has been a long time coming: my next book, The Bayern Agenda, will be available for your reading pleasure in March of next year! I’m delighted to … Continue reading

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Cover of the Year, shirts of January

Well, this year isn’t off to a bad start. First up, a big thanks to everybody who voted for The Caledonian Gambit’s cover over at The Qwillery’s Cover of the Year poll. There was some stiff competition from Sara O. … Continue reading

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Getting shirty

Over the past few months, I’ve had great fun sending out free signed bookplates and handing out stickers emblazoned with the insignia of the Commonwealth of Independent Systems and the Illyrican Empire, the two major factions from The Caledonian Gambit. … Continue reading

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Audiobook, signed bookplates, and reviews

Hey friends! It’s been a couple weeks since The Caledonian Gambit officially hit shelves, and I’ve got a couple of fun pieces of news to share with you, my nearest and dearest pals. Audiobook A lot of people have asked … Continue reading

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Ratings, giveaway, cover battle, and more

It’s less than a week before The Caledonian Gambit is out there in the wild , so it seemed like a good time to let you know what’s going on in the run-up to the book’s official release. Ratings and … Continue reading

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Cover story and Q&A

Over at the Skyhorse Publishing blog, they’ve officially revealed the cover for The Caledonian Gambit, along with a Q&A with me about the book. But there’s a bit of a funny story about the development of the cover that I … Continue reading

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Finishing things

You know what? Finishing things is hard. I don’t want to undersell quite how difficult it is: for every project that finds its way to completion—no matter how imperfect—there are dozens, if not hundreds, that lie discarded along the way: … Continue reading

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The Road to Published

Yep, it’s true: I sold a book! Well, more specifically, my fantastic agents over at JABberwocky, Joshua Bilmes and Sam Morgan, sold my first novel to Talos Press, an imprint of Skyhorse Publishing. That book, which is now titled The … Continue reading

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