The US cover for Abercrombie's next book 'Red Country' has been released(click to enlarge). Can't say it does much for me. The book is due out Oct 18th 2012(UK) and Nov 20th 2012(US). A Dribble of Ink has a nice round up of everything we know about the book.
"Shy South comes home to her farm to find a blackened shell, her brother and sister stolen, and knows she’ll have to go back to bad old ways if she’s ever to see them again. She sets off in pursuit with only her cowardly old step-father Lamb for company. But it turns out he’s hiding a bloody past of his own. None bloodier. Their journey will take them across the lawless plains, to a frontier town gripped by gold fever, through feuds, duels, and massacres, high into unmapped mountains to a reckoning with ancient enemies, and force them into alliance with Nicomo Cosca, infamous soldier of fortune, a man no one should ever have to trust…"
Brandon Sanderson is currently touring Australia, Here be his appearance dates and times.
Doom-Con, Swancon 37, Perth, Australia. Date: April 5–9, 2012 (Easter weekend)
Supanova Melbourne 2012, Australia. Date: April 13–15, 2012
Dendy Opera Quays, Sydney, Australia. Date/Time: April 18, 2012, 6:30–9:30 p.m.
Supanova Gold Coast 2012, Australia. Date: April 20–22, 2012
If I knew he was going to do a reading from 'A Memory of Light' I'd be tempted to go see him. If only to steal his laptop;).
Publishers Weekly has reviewed 'The Kings Blood' the next book in Abraham's Dagger and the Coin series.
" Abraham builds on The Dragon’s Path to create and sustain a rich, satisfyingly complex epic fantasy."
If you're a 'Falling Skies' fan, check out the season 2 trailer above. Looks good.
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