DragonCon Schedule 2017

So I’m returning to DragonCon this year, with a solid round of appearances alongside some fabulous folks. Plus, as icing on the cake, I’ll be giving a major lecture Sunday morning on “The American Tolkien” … it should be a grand time. For anyone looking to find me, here’s my…

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The Battle of Crécy: A Distinguished Book and Thanks to Its Makers

The traffic coming to this site has never been heavier, and Google’s metadata reveals that it’s a wonderful reflection of my “split” life: about half the folks coming here are brought by my fiction work — mostly the Shards of Heaven novel series — while the other half are brought…

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JordanCon Schedule 2017

I’ve been attending JordanCon pretty regularly for a number of years now. It’s a really wonderful con directed by really wonderful people. They also have exceedingly fine judgment in choosing participants, since they continue to invite me back. 🙂 This year, I’ll once again be doing a Big Lecture for…

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Cover-up: The Realms of God

If you’ve been casually checking the Macmillan page for The Realms of God — anyone? just me? — you will have noticed something rather exciting just happened: the book’s cover has gone public. And it is stunning: So much awesome right there. As you may recall, Shards of Heaven had…

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Spring Appearances: Charleston, Jacksonville, Atlanta, and Kalamazoo!

With Gates of Hell on shelves and the upcoming Realms of God waiting for its time in the sun (pre-order now!) — plus the recent news of a Distinguished Book Award for the Crécy Casebook from the Society for Military History — I’ll be doing a few appearances this Spring.…

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