Seriously. I once took part in an 8-person footrace where they gave out ribbons for 7th place. I swear I tied the kid in 7th, but his mom was the judge and I went home empty-handed. Well FUCK YOU, BRAD (AND BRAD’S MOM!) I HAVE A STABBY!!! In seriousness, though, I cannot believe I won … More My Very First Award!
That’s right! KINGS OF THE WYLD is officially one year old today, and boy, what a year it’s been. Some book-related highlights include the following… I met the unbelievably gracious and extremely talented Christian Cameron at Ad Astra in June, and earlier this month had dinner with he and Sebastien de Castell, with whom I … More Guess Who’s ONE?
The Quill to Live If you haven’t gotten your hands on Kings of the Wyld yet, by Nick Eames, then you are missing out (review here). It is definitely going to be one of my top books of 2017 and every other reviewer and blogger I know is talking about how much they love it. … More Kings Of The Wyld – An Interview With Nicholas Eames
Hey, so, I thought I’d mention this here since I’ve gotten a few emails about it and figured I could do more to get the word out, but Rob (henceforth known as ‘Rob the Great’) at Anderida Books has commissioned an exclusive, limited set of Kings of the Wyld hardcovers! How limited, you ask? There … More Kings of the Wyld: Now with more HARDCOVER!
An incredibly kind review by Andrew from The Quill to Live The Quill to Live This year has been absolutely packed with fantastic sequels, and new series from authors I love. However, in the midst of all the literary titans releasing their work it is important to not overlook the new players entering the game. … More Kings Of The Wyld – You Get What You Need
If a blog was a bookshelf, mine would be coated with a layer of dust. Over the past few months I’ve watched (first in anticipation, then in delight, now in stupefied awe) as my longest-held dream became a reality: my debut novel, Kings of the Wyld, was unleashed upon the world. By ‘unleashed’ I mean … More Swinging the ‘THANK YOU’ Hammer
Originally posted on Fantasy Review Barn:
Also posted at Booknest “Leaves are falling all around, It’s time I was on my way. Thanks to you I’m much obliged, such a pleasant stay.” Humor is tough to pull off. Inside jokes can fail if they are too deeply buried to be noticed or so obvious they…
Originally posted on Civilian Reader:
Let’s start with an introduction: Who is Nicholas Eames? That’s a question I’ve wrestled with for many years, actually. “The Luckiest Man in the World”… let’s go with that. Your debut novel, Kings of the Wyld, will be published by Orbit next month. It looks great, and I’m really looking forward…
Originally posted on Michael Everest:
First things first, let’s get something out of the way: the saying ‘don’t judge a book by its cover,’ well, sometimes you can’t help it. I’m sure there are readers out there who will argue that the saying is sound advice, but in the case of Kings of the Wyld by upcoming author Nicholas…
The road to writing professionally (or at least capably) is filled with more pitfalls than the first five minutes of Raiders of the Lost Ark, and the deepest, spikiest, most cunningly disguised of these is, in my opinion, understanding what really makes a book great. It’s not how unique your world is, or how thoroughly-plotted … More Review: Wake of Vultures