Pullo and Vorenus and ‘Rome’

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As I talked about in discussing my research on the mapping of Alexandria, my coming novel is a historical fantasy. So in addition to all the stuff I made up, it also has a lot of stuff that’s absolutely true: including a wide cast of historical people. Some are well-known,…

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The Battle of Crécy: A Casebook – Release Date Announced!

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As you may have heard, I have a novel coming out on 10 November. But that’s not the only one of my books coming out this Fall… With the help of a remarkable team of contributors, the historian Kelly DeVries and I have spent much of the past year and…

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Appearance: Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance

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I am pleased to announce that on Friday, 18 September, I’ll be in Raleigh, NC to make an appearance in support of The Shards of Heaven at the Discovery Show of the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance. At 11am I’ll be sitting on a panel entitled “People: From Medieval Times to…

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Mapping Ancient Alexandria

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It’s Tuesday, folks, which means it’s time for the latest installment of goodness related to The Shards of Heaven, my forthcoming novel from Tor Books. As you have probably heard, Shards is a historical fantasy: the story takes place within our historical past, but it incorporates certain fantasy elements (like…

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Shards of Heaven Release Date Changed

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It’s Tuesday, folks, which means it’s time for the latest installment of goodness related to The Shards of Heaven, my forthcoming novel from Tor Books. I’ll be keeping this week’s edition quite short, because I want to foreground the big news: The Shards of Heaven has a new release date!…

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