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SF & Fantasy

US & UK Covers: The Slow Regard of Silent Things by Patrick Rothfuss


rothfuss-slowregardukThe Slow Regard of Silent Things by Patrick Rothfuss is coming October 28, 2014!

Here are the US and UK covers, side by side. What do you think?

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Graphic Novels & Manga

Badass Comic Book Cover: Action Comics #28


badass-actioncomics28Every week I’ll be bringing you a comic book cover that I feel eclipses others out there—to the point I might just have to own it when released!

This week: Serenity: Leaves on the Wind #1! The continuation of Firefly!

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Graphic Novels & Manga

Badass Comic Book Cover: Superman Unchained #4


badass-supermanunchained4Every week I’ll be bringing you a comic book cover that I feel eclipses others out there—to the point I might just have to own it when released!

This week: Superman Unchained #4! Lex Luthor!

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Paranormal

Two Urban Fantasy Novels I Can’t Wait For


carey-darkEpic fantasy is infiltrating urban fantasy!

How? Two writers considered epic fantasy authors are switching sub-genres to tell stories in the urban fantasy mode.

And I can’t wait! Here is a bit more about them!

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Graphic Novels & Manga

Before Watchmen: Jim Lee Variants


lee-comedian1If I could clone one penciler, it would be Jim Lee.

For his career, he has done extraordinary work. It hasn’t stopped. He is contributing variant covers to DC Comics upcoming Before Watchmen event, which begins tomorrow!

Here are his June covers! I think they are stunning!

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Graphic Novels & Manga

Badass Comic Book Cover: Amazing Spider-Man #671


badass-spider-man671Every week I’ll be bringing you a comic book cover that I feel eclipses others out there—to the point I might just have to own it when released!

This week: Amazing Spider-Man #671! A sexy Mary Jane sticking to walls?!

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SF & Fantasy

Poll: Which Cover Do You Like Best?


cover-darkthorntitletopOn December 29, 2010, I asked for your help.

What was the help? In picking the cover format you like the most on a fantasy novel. The article was titled Tell Me Poll: What Makes A Fantasy Cover. As I will be self-publishing my completed novel, The Dark Thorn, this August, I thought it important to get feedback from you all.

Now I need more feedback from you! Hope you’ll oblige!

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SF & Fantasy

Tell Me Poll: What Makes A Fantasy Cover


lockwood-spellboundCovers are arguably the most important part of a book.

Why? Because it’s the first thing that a prospective reader sees.

I ask for your help in determining what kind of cover currently draws you in for reading because I’m creating one right now!

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Suvudu

Cover: Wolverine #6


Wolverine #6What a cover!

Wolverine has been on a rampage as of late, except it’s not Logan. While Logan’s soul has been sent to Hell, his body on Earth has been taken over with demonic control, laying waste to everyone and anything in its path.

Who is the only person on the planet who even stands a chance of stopping the adamantium-laced berserker?

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Paranormal

The End-All, Be-All Discussion About Paranormal Romance and Urban Fantasy (He said grandiously)


So I’m supposed to be working throughout the day–and (if my bosses are reading) I am! But part of my job is to run our @bantamspectra Twitter account. Which I do–with perhaps too great a frequency.
The problem is, I get into some fascinating conversations with my followers (the fact that I consider them [...]

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