Tag: mike shevdon

Angry Robot, Author Appearances, Out and About

Mike Shevdon Signing, Waterstones Bedford, UK, July 20th

The Author, Mike ShevdonMike Shevdon, author of the mind-blowing urban fantasy series The Courts of the Feyre, will be signing copies of all three books – Sixty-One Nails, The Road to Bedlam and Strangeness and Charm – at the Bedford branch of Waterstones, this Saturday, July 20th.

Where: Waterstones Booksellers, 11-13 Silver St, Bedford

When: Saturday July 20th, 10.30am to 4.00pm (approx.)

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Angry Robot, Author Appearances, Other people's business, Robot Round-Up

Robot Round-Up, 15.06.12

Hello, hello and welcome to another Robot Round-Up. We’ve got plenty of links to share this week, so let’s get to it:

The Hammer and the Blade, by Paul S KempPaul S. Kemp‘s blast of pure sword and sorcery goodness, The Hammer and the Blade is nearly upon us (next month!) and was reviewed this week by Paul (a different Paul…) at SciFi Bulletin, who said: “Kemp has a cinematic eye for detail; the final chase sequence

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Angry Robot, Author Appearances, Other people's business, Robot Round-Up

Robot Round-Up, 08.06.12

Hello, hello and welcome to another of our regular Robot Round-Up link-a-thons. It’s been a short week here in the Angry Robot UK HQ, thanks to QEII’s diamond jubilee and the associated double bank-holiday. But that hasn’t stopped our authors from doing their thing, nor the massed ranks of reviewers who have been taking a look at an impressive selection of Angry Robot books this week. So, without further ado or digression:

Strangeness and Charm by Mike ShevdonMike Shevdon‘s recently-released Strangeness and

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Angry Robot, Books

Happy US/CAN & ebook Publication Day, Mike Shevdon and Trent Jamieson!

Although the official UK publication day isn’t until June 7th, today’s the first day that Trent Jamieson‘s Night’s Engines and Mike Shevdon‘s Strangeness and Charm are available in the US and Canada. They’re also both available as of now in ebook: Mobi via your local Amazon and ePub via our own Robot Trading Company and other ebook stores.

Show these fabulous authors some love and pick up your copy today!


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Angry Robot, Robot Round-Up

Robot Round-Up, 25.05.12

Hello, hello and welcome to this week’s regular round-up of angrily robotic goings-on from across the Interwebs. Your friendly, neighbourhood Robot Overlord chums have been sweltering in a UK heatwave all this week (well, apart from the Lee Unit, who started the week sweltering in a Tunisian heatwave, just to be different).

We’ve just about managed to divert enough power from the cooling systems to keep our AR-activity-detection circuits working reasonably well. Here’s the AR-activity that we’ve detected on the incoming channels as a result:

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Angry Robot, Freebies, Future formats, Interesting Stuff, On Sale

Free Samples of Every Angry Robot Book

We don’t always blow our own trumpet, so having spent a few, slightly tedious hours on a very hot day assembling the latest batch of samplers of some upcoming Angry Robot titles, we thought it worth reminding all you deeply lovely AR readers that we do, as standard, offer a free excerpt from every single one of our books.

Ebooks, Arrrrrrr!There’s a lot of talk about eBook piracy at the moment. And there are all sorts of reasons. Some of

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Angry Robot, Robot Round-Up

Robot Round-Up, 04.05.12

Hello, hello and welcome to our regular Robot Round-Up! We’ve got a treasure-trove of tasty links for you to peruse this week; the usual selection of reviews, interviews, guest posts and more, all involving our awesome Angry Robot Authors, plus one or two members of the AR crew.

So, without futher ado or kerfuffle:

We’ve seen lots and lots more love for Chuck Wendig‘s Blackbirds (out now! out now!) this past week:

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Angry Robot, Awards, Other people's business, Robot Army

Robot Round-Up, 23.03.12

Hello! Well, another week seems to have flashed by without so much as stopping to say hello. But the good news is: that means it’s time for another Robot Round-Up! Crack open a container of your favourite beverage, put your feet up and get your finger-like link-activator ready as we take you by the hand-analogue and guide through another seven days’ worth of Angry Robot Author Activity…

Debris by Jo AndertonFirstly: Huge Congrats to Jo Anderton who has been shortlisted for the 2011

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Angry Robot, Other people's business, Robot Round-Up

Robot Round-Up, 10.02.12

Hello and welcome to this week’s (temporarily) minimalist version of the Robot Round-Up!

[Okay, so normally between us we take a bit of time to introduce the links, maybe extract a few choice quote-snippets, that sort of thing. But what with the SFX Weekender taking place last weekend and the inevitable post-Con lurgi taking its toll today (all together now: awwwwww, he’s got the man-flu!) I’ve just rolled two weeks’ worth of links up into a single post. And in order to save time, eyeball-strain and keyboard-wear, I’ve just gone with the basics. Your patience and understanding is most appreciated.

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Angry Robot, Cover Art

Angry Robot Cover Art Reveal: Shevdon x3 + Beukes

June 2012 sees the publication of Strangeness and Charm, the third volume in Mike Shevdon‘s Courts of the Feyre series. To mark the occasion we’ve taken the opportunity to re-issue the whole series-to-date in new and, we’re sure you’ll agree, extremely fetching livery, courtesy of the enormously talented John Coulthart.

Here’s what the matching series will look like:

Sixty-One Nails by Mike Shevdon, new cover art

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