The US paperback edition of The Waking Fire is now available for pre-order, to be released on May 2nd 2017. To celebrate, existing subscribers to my mailing list and anyone who subscribes between now and midnight GMT April 30th will be entered in a prize draw to win one of four signed lined and dated US paperbacks. You can subscribe to the mailing list here: https://anthonyryan.net/mailing-list/
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In the spirit of the season, it’s time for another giveaway.
One first-place winner will receive a UK hardcover edition of The Waking Fire, signed, lined and dated by me.
Two second-place winners will receive a US hardcover edition of The Waking Fire, signed, lined and dated by me.
Five third-place winners will receive a signed bookplate for The Waking Fire.
How to enter
Join my mailing list before midnight GMT on December 31st. Existing mailing list subscribers will be automatically entered in the draw. Winners will be selected on January 1st 2017 and notified by email. For anyone who doesn’t want to join the mailing list or wants to increase their odds of winning I’m also running a Goodreads giveaway for one signed UK HC edition of The Waking Fire which ends on December 30th, go here to enter. Best of luck and thanks for allowing me to keep doing the job I love for another year. Merry xmafestivus one and all.
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.
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:
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.
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
‘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
‘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.’
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.
Thanks to Phil Treagus for inviting me to do an interview about my reading habits and history for The Reading Lists, which you can read here: http://www.thereadinglists.com/anthony-ryan-reading-list/
Also, a reminder that the Goodreads giveaway to win one of three signed US hardcover editions of The Waking Fire is still open for the next day and a half. Go here to enter: https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/195179-the-waking-fire-the-draconis-memoria-1?utm_medium=email&utm_source=giveaway_approved