It’s pronounced Sp-fee-bo. Actually, it’s not. It’s the SPFBO, or Self-Published Fantasy Blog Off, and I’m pleased to say that The Blood-Tainted Winter is taking part!
Guys. I made a Wordle. Not just one Wordle. Many. So many. Too many. I wasted about an hour of my time messing around with font and layout and color and OH MY GOSH IT WAS SO WORTH IT.
Yesterday, I took you on a journey through the first leg of the itinerary for my super-awesome imaginary book tour. We hit bookstores and longships and covered a whole bunch of ground across Europe. Today?
Let me be clear: Having a book tour anywhere would be mind-blowingly spectacular. Really, anywhere. An elementary school cafeteria (tater tots will be served). Your basement (right between your dusty lego collection and that yoga mat you promise you’re going to start using). Oh, yeah, and a bookstore! But what if it could be an … More Best Book Tour Ever, Part 1
Now that The Blood-Tainted Winter is out there (I mean, really, people are reading it. Maybe at this very moment.) I wanted to share the map created by Swedish illustrator/cartographer Gillis Björk. I’ve mentioned Gillis before and I still feel very lucky to have found him and to have his artwork gracing the pages of my book. It’s an … More Why I Love a Little Hand-drawn Tree