Medieval historian-turned-writer Michael Livingston talks about those little historical details that matter in fiction.Read More
This month, Julie Czernada has two books out – one fantasy, one science fiction. Here, Julie explains what it was like to switch between the genres and how the writing process differs.Read More
You may not recognize the name Gary Gygax, but if you’re a fantasy fan then you’re living in his world. Gygax was the creator of Dungeons & Dragons: the great grandaddy of fantasy role-playing games. It’s hard to imagine what popular culture would have been like without the game’s enormous influence. Video games certainly wouldn’t [...]Read More
Bradley P. Beaulieu is the author of 12 Kings of Sharakhai: a novel inspired by Western epic fantasy and Eastern fable. Beaulieu and I discussed the book during a lull in the action at New York Comic Con 2015.
Suvudu: How would you describe 12 Kings in Sharakhai?
Bradley Beaulieu: I would describe it as Arabian Nights [...]
Tony DiTerlizzi’s art will be immediately familiar to fans of Magic: The Gathering, Dungeons & Dragons, and White Wolf’s line of horror games, and fantasy readers will know him as the co-creator, with Holly Black, of The Spiderwick Chronicles, but how much do we really know about Tony? Here’s five facts we learned during an [...]Read More
Every Friday, we here @ Del Rey Spectra will place a 50 page excerpt of a selected title on Suvudu. Whether it is science fiction, epic fantasy, alternate history, horror, urban fantasy, paranormal, the possibilities are endless.
This week we’ve featured the first 50 pages of THE ELFSTONES OF SHANNARA, by legendary fantasy author, Terry Brooks! [...]
Zen Cho’s new novel Sorcerer to the Crown is a Regency Era fantasy in which Zacharias Wythe, an emancipated slave and England’s first African Sorcerer Royal, is tasked with discovering why the nation’s magic is waning. In order to preserve British magic, Zacharias will have to journey to the borders of fairyland and beyond.
There’s a [...]
If you play video games, read books, or watch movies and television, then chances are you’re familiar with the works of Gary Whitta, even if you don’t immediately recognize his name. This multi-talented man has written for several video games, including “The Walking Dead: The Game” and TV shows including “Futurama” and “Star Trek: Voyager”, [...]Read More
We’re giving away an advance reader’s copy of a different title every week. This week, it’s Fool’s Quest by Robin Hobb.Read More