Author Archives: Stefan (Far Beyond Reality)

Excerpt: The Wurms of Blearmouth by Steven Erikson

I’m very pleased to present an excerpt from Steven Erikson’s brand new novella,  The Wurms of Blearmouth: A Malazan Tale of Bauchelain and Korbal Broach. Here’s the synopsis from publisher Tor Books: Tyranny comes in many guises, and tyrants thrive in palaces and one-room … Continue reading

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Lookin’ Good: Irregularity by Jared Shurin (Ed.)

This book. This book. I saw the announcement about the new Jurassic London anthology Irregularity earlier this week, and got properly excited because, well, did you see the table of contents? But, for some reason, I hadn’t noticed the cover. … Continue reading

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“A Year and a Day in Old Theradane” by Scott Lynch

The following is a non-spoiler review of “A Year and a Day in Old Theradane”, a piece of short fiction by Scott Lynch included in the new Rogues anthology. The anthology, edited by Gardner Dozois and one George R.R. Martin, is the latest iteration of … Continue reading

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Lookin’ Good: New AUDIO versions of Master of Whitestorm and Sorcerer’s Legacy by Janny Wurts!

This installment of Lookin’ Good should probably have been re-titled “Soundin’ Good”, as this is the first time I’m covering audio-books on Far Beyond Reality! I’m not an audio-book person, mainly because my attention tends to wander when listening to … Continue reading

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Defenders by Will McIntosh

It’s 2029, and things aren’t looking good for the human race. Ever since the alien race known as the Luyten invaded Earth a few years ago, humanity has been fighting a losing war. Billions of people have died. The scattered … Continue reading

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Guest post by Jason Sizemore: What’s it like to be a publisher, editor, and writer?

For this week’s guest post, I’m pleased to welcome Jason Sizemore, who is (as the title of this post probably indicates) a man of many talents: Jason Sizemore is a writer and editor who lives in Lexington, KY. He owns … Continue reading

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Giveaway winners! (Jaime Lee Moyer and Magician’s Kit giveaways)

Here are the winners of last week’s giveaways! The winner of the Jaime Lee Moyer giveaway, who will get copies of Delia’s Shadow and A Barricade in Hell, is: Jessica R. of Ottawa, ON And the winner of the Lev … Continue reading

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My Real Children by Jo Walton

A wise person once told me that 50% of your life’s happiness derives from one decision: who will be your significant other? Or possibly I just heard it on Dr. Phil—I don’t know. In either case, Jo Walton’s lovely new … Continue reading

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Book trailer contest and early giveaway for The Magician’s Land by Lev Grossman

Lev Grossman’s book trailer contest for his forthcoming novel The Magician’s Land is ending in a few days. In case you hadn’t heard of it: anyone can submit a video of themselves reading a line from the novel and have … Continue reading

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Guest post by Jaime Lee Moyer: The Great War (includes giveaway!)

For this week’s guest post, I’m very happy to welcome Jaime Lee Moyer, author of Delia’s Shadow (now out in paperback!) and A Barricade in Hell (due out on June 3rd). Jaime Lee Moyer lives in San Antonio, land of cactus, cowboys, … Continue reading

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