‘Unfettered II’ Ebook Giveaway & New Raven’s Shadow Novella Teaser

Congratulations to the three winners of the Unfettered II giveaway contest. The winners have been notified and will soon receive their free ebooks from Grim Oak Press. Commiserations to those who didn’t win but watch out for a signed Waking Fire hardcover giveaway closer to Christmas.

Unfettered II has also been selected as one of Amazon.com’s top five fantasy books of December 2016. Check out the full list at Omnivoracious – The Amazon Book Review.

In other news, the new Raven’s Shadow novella is nearing publication – check back for full details in the near future. For now I’ll just reveal the title: The Lady of Crows. Sign up for the mailing list to be sure you don’t miss the announcement.


‘Unfettered II’ Ebook Released – New Raven’s Shadow Short Story & ebook Giveaway

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I’m pleased to report that the anthology Unfettered II: New Tales by Masters of Fantasy, which includes the all new Raven’s Shadow short story A Duel of Evils, is now available in ebook from the following retailers:

Amazon.com  –  Amazon.co.uk  –  Kobo  –  iBooks  –  Nook

The editor Shawn Speakman has kindly given me three ebooks to giveaway. All current subscribers to my email list will be automatically entered in the giveaway. If you haven’t subscribed and would like a chance to win please join the mailing list before 6th December when the winners will be selected.

Any dead tree lovers can order a hardcover from Grim Oak Press.

Here’s the full list of contents:

Foreword by Terry Brooks

Introduction: The End of Magic’s Beginning

Castle Coeurlieu by Naomi Novik

A Slow Kill by Peter Orullian

And Men Will Mine the Mountain for Our Souls by Seanan McGuire

Day One by Jim Butcher

Brightwine in the Garden of Tsitsian Village by Bradley P. Beaulieu

Aokigahara by John A. Pitts

The Decoy by Janny Wurts

The King’s Despatcher by David Farland

Figures by Rachel Caine

The Red-Rimmed Eyes of Tóu Maˇ by Aidan Moher

Magic Beans by Django Wexler

The Hedgewitch by Sarah Beth Durst

Victim with a Capital V by Scott Sigler

A Duel of Evils by Anthony Ryan

The Raven by Erin Lindsey

Bulletproof by Mark Lawrence

The Gunnnie by Charlaine Harris

Little Wren and the Big Forest by Michael J. Sullivan

The Thrill by Brandon Sanderson

The Last Flowers of the Spring Witch by Shawn Speakman

All proceeds from Unfettered II will go toward ending medical debt for other authors as well as be donated in partnership to the Cancer Research Institute in New York, NY.

Cover art by Todd Lockwood.


‘Sandrunners – A Draconis Memoria Short Story’ – Now Available.

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The stand-alone ebook edition of ‘Sandrunners – A Draconis Memoria Short Story’ is now available from the following retailers:   Amazon.com  –  Amazon.co.uk  –  Kobo  –  iBooks  –  Nook

Any readers of The Waking Fire curious as to what exactly happened during the oft-referred to Wittler Expedition should check it out. In this prequel story newly graduated Blood-blessed Ethelynne Drystone accompanies the Sandrunners Indepdent Contractor Company on a dangerous mission to the Arradsian Interior, intent on finding the lair of the legendary White Drake.

Thanks to Aaron Randall for the covert art and design (aaronrandallart.com).

The story is also still available as part of the Legends II Anthology in ebook and print.


The Legion of Flame – Draconis Memoria Book 2 – Now Available for Pre-Order

The Legion of Flame – Book Two of the Draconis Memoria

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No description or cover yet but I’m pleased to announce that The Legion of Flame is now available for pre-order, to be released on June 27th 2017 in the US and 6th July in the UK (exact release dates may change by a few days the closer we get to publication). Order from the following retailers:

Ebook:  Amazon.com  –  Amazon.co.uk  –  Nook  –  Kobo  –  iBooks  –  WH Smith

Hardcover:  Amazon.com  –  Amazon.co.uk  –  Barnes & Noble  –  Indiebound  –  Waterstones  –  Wordery

The audiobook pre-order won’t appear until next year, I’ll update the book page when it does.

Thanks to Kernel’s Corner for the placeholder cover. You can view more fan-made covers on their site.


New Interview on SFF World

Thanks to Adam Ganong of SFF World for inviting me to do an interview on The Waking Fire, in which we discuss inspirations, prologues and magic systems amongst other things. Check it out here: http://www.sffworld.com/2016/10/interview-with-anthony-ryan-author-of-the-waking-fire/


Introducing the Anthony Ryan Mailing List – Sign Up and Get Two Free Stories

After much consideration I’ve finally decided to start my own mailing list. The list will be my way of letting you know when my books come out or go on sale as well as updating you about giveaways, some of which will be exclusive to list members. I will never spam you, give your information away to anyone, or contact you about anything that doesn’t directly relate to my work. You can also unsubscribe at any time.

As a thank you for signing up, everyone who joins can download free digital copies of my short stories Slab City Blues and The Hall of the Diamond Queen. Go here or click the images below to sign up and receive download links for your free stories.

 

The Hall of the Diamond Queen

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‘Wraith Queen Sharrow Met, servant of the Voice, discovers a terrible truth at the moment of greatest victory.’

Thanks to Aaron Randall for the cover art – see more of Aaron’s work here: http://www.aaronrandallart.com/

This story is also available in the Unbound Anthology from Grim Oak Press.

 

Slab City Blues – A Science Fiction Detective Story

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‘Welcome to the Slab. A vast orbiting slum where rats grow big and sweat falls in rain. There’s a stranger in town, a stranger with claws and a penchant for killing assassins. Finding him is the job of Inspector Alex McLeod, detective, disfigured war veteran and reluctant widower. Some days are worse than others on the Slab but today is going to be a gem.’

 


Signed ‘Waking Fire’ HC Giveaway via Booknest

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The nice folks over at Booknest.eu are running a giveaway on their Facebook page for the following signed hardcovers:

The Wheel of Osheim by Mark Lawrence

Traitor’s Blade by Sebastien De Castell

The Waking Fire by Anthony Ryan (whoever he is)

Sebasten of Atlantis and the Forgotten Goddess by Olivier Delaye

Like, comment or share for a chance to win. You can check out the Booknest review of The Waking Fire here.