Dragon Page “Cover to Cover”
June 30, 2014 Leave a Comment
Mike and Mike talk more about the fight between Amazon and Hachette, continuing from Show 468 and including comments from your feedback via Facebook.
They talk more about how different authors are taking sides, how the monies are being distributed differently now than before, the different options available to authors (with publishers and going self-published) and things authors should be doing to sell their books and sell themselves. [Read more...]
Dragon Page Reviews
The Martian is a decent hard Science Fiction novel and I certainly didn't regret reading it. I just wish there was more substance to the protagonist's side of the story. [Read more...]
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September 13, 2004 Leave a Comment
Brian Herbert & Kevin J. Anderson Brian and Kevin are on tour with their new book The Battle of Corrin and were supposed to be in studio with us, but lost car keys got in the way. Instead, we talk with them via phone about this new book in the Dune series, which wraps up […]
September 21, 2003 Leave a Comment
L.E. Modesitt, Jr.
Lee has been described as writing "fantasy with rivets." That comment comes from the incredible amount of realism and attention to details not often found in fantasy literature. His latest book, Darknesses, has plenty of fantastic creatures (like sheep from hell) and a focus on politics-- something quite common to Lee's writings.
Following close on the heels is The Ethos Effect, a work of science fiction. Again, Lee doesn't skimp over the economics or social structure, making this world very plausible. Don't think these details matter? Read one of Lee's books and find out for yourself.
Tee joins Mike and Evo live in the studio! Visiting for the recent CopperCon, Tee talks a bit about a new book to which he contributed called The Complete Guide to Writing Fantasy. Tee wrote several chapters on the book, and anyone who is interested in writing should pick up a copy right away.
Mike wants to talk about Keanu quite early in the show...
Firefly can't make it on the small screen... let's try a movie!
Can't get enough Blade? No. 3 is on the way
Don't swing swords at cops; it's just a bad idea
Episode III spoilers
Feed the Dragon
The guest gets the honors this week, feeding one of his favorite topics. I can't tell you who, but his name rhymes with Forge Blue Hiss. [Read more...]