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Artesia on comicbookgirl19 Ep75

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  • July 14, 2014

Youtube personality comicbookgirl19 was kind enough to include a fairly detailed recommendation segment on Artesia in Ep75 (which is a set of fantasy-oriented recommendations for those folks going through Game of Thrones withdrawal). You can watch it here. Thanks, comicbookgirl19! If you have been introduced to Artesia and The Barrow by her recommendation, the best place to find the complete material for the series at the moment is actually digitally, for example at Comixology or at DriveThruComics. Print copies of the original hardcover or trade paper editions will be hard to find (I will...

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First signing for “The Barrow”

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  • April 2, 2014

I'm having my first signing/reading for The Barrow next week, on April 9th at 7pm at the Barnes & Noble bookstore on the Rutgers University campus in New Brunswick. If you are in the central New Jersey area, please feel free to stop by and say hello. The address there is: B&N at Rutgers University 100 Somerset Street New Brunswick, NJ 08901     You can find a link to the FB Event Page here. As other store or convention appearances get scheduled I will add them to the Sword & Barrow website and my FB Author page.

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A New Interview and More Reviews

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  • March 1, 2014

The folks at the Book Plank were kind enough to interview me about The Barrow and have posted the interview here.  And a few more advance reviews have appeared, with the sexual content in the book seemingly being the primary dividing line for reviewers (which is, I suppose, to be expected).  A mixed review from Don D'Ammasa, but still he says: "If you're in the mood for an epic quest story, this should be on your shopping list."  From another mixed review by Alister Davison at Starburst Magazine (who also appears to be the first reviewer to note the Player’s Handbook homage in the prologue):...

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An Excerpt from The Barrow

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  • February 20, 2014

Pat's Fantasy Hotlist has been kind enough to host an excerpt from the prologue to The Barrow here.  And the first web reviews of the book have started to appear, including reviews (and giveaways) at The BiblioSanctum and Beauty in Ruins, and the folks at Westeros.org have also graciously hosted a giveaway of the book.  As a matter of general policy and procedure I will be putting review excerpts and links on the Reviews page.  My thanks to the reviewers and bloggers who have read and reviewed The Barrow!

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