Mercy Thompson


Cover & Summary: Night Broken by Patricia Briggs

night broken_front mech.inddPatricia Briggs is one of the best urban fantasy writers working.

And she also has some of the best cover art, done by Dan Dos Santos! Make the jump to learn more about Patricia’s new book, Night Broken, as well as how Dan goes about creating his artwork!

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SF & Fantasy

Cover: River Marked by Patricia Briggs

briggs-riverIf that’s not a sexy cover, I don’t know what is!

Several books ago, Patricia Briggs and her publisher retained the art services of Dan Dos Santos, one of the best artists working today. He tends to use a model—one with a bit of acting ability—when he is working, allowing him to create dynamic shots that have realism to them.

The cover for River Marked, Book Six in the Mercy Thompson series, is a prime example of that.

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Graphic Novels & Manga

Mercy Thompson’s (Graphic Novel) Homecoming

Front jacket painting by Dan Dos Santos.
When I was a kid, my father used to take my older sister and me to “the green striped store” once a week and give us each a dollar to buy comic books. I can remember getting to buy five each (which should date me!). Oddly [...]

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