Firefighter Cole Brannigan is on the verge of retirement after 30 years on the job, and a decade fighting dragons. But during his final fire call, he discovers he’s immune to dragon smoke. It’s such a rare power that he’s immediately conscripted into the elite dragon-fighting force known as the Smoke Eaters. Retirement cancelled, Brannigan is re-assigned as a lowly rookie, chafing under his superiors. So when he discovers a plot to take over the city’s government, he takes matters into his own hands. With
It’s here at last – GenCon! On 4 – 7 August a horde of
killer author robots will descend on GenCon in Indianapolis to do all manner of awesome things like signings, readings, panels, saying hi to friends and fans and generally being their splendid selves.
The first, which describes the liberation of the Japanese internment camp can be found over on Tor.com.
The second, over at the B&N Sci-Fi & Fantasy Blog is an introduction to one of the main characters, Beniko Ishimura.
Here’s what a few people have been saying about
Ho, ho, ho! Merry (almost) Christmas!
Although for eleven months of the year we are angry, seething robots, threatening to overthrow earth’s puny leaders and instil some cybernetic terror from our orbital death platform, we’re actually pretty merry when it comes to the holidays.
I mean, look at Angstrom’s excellent Santa hat. Nothing screams ‘Joyeux Noël’ like a robot wearing a jolly hat, eh?
Do you know what else gets us in the holiday mood? Offering you guys something a little bit different.
We’ve got another cover reveal to shout about! They’re all coming out at the moment.
Here’s the full book synopsis:
In the near future, after the collapse of society as we know it, one English town survives under the protection of the computer algorithms of the Process, which governs every aspect of their lives. The Process gives and it takes. It allocates jobs and resources, giving each person exactly what it