Author Archives: Benedict

Ask Luna #175

From: Banarok Hello Luna! Just curious about the shop, since mage society don’t seem to care much about property rights and such who actually own the store on paper? If you did Alex gift it to you and where did … Continue reading

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Alex Verus – The Future (After Book 12)

Okay, it’s been a couple of weeks since I sent off the manuscript for Risen and I’ve recovered a bit, so here’s a look at what’s going to be happening with the Alex Verus setting going forward! (Sidenote:  I originally … Continue reading

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Ask Luna #174

From: Celia I’m sorry my previous questions had already been asked! I should have read all your previous Ask Luna’s and encyclopedia articles before asking stuff. My bad! Please don’t hesitate to skip my prior redundant questions – your time … Continue reading

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The End

And it’s done.   I finished editing the manuscript for Alex Verus #12, a.k.a. Risen, last weekend, and sent it off to my publishers at the beginning of the week.  It’s now with my US and UK editors and will stay … Continue reading

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Busy editing Risen.  It’s the last time I’ll be doing this for an Alex Verus novel.  Strange feeling. Book should be heading off to my publishers by Monday.

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Happy New Year!

Happy 2021 to everyone!  Hope it goes well! I’m just in the middle of writing the last pages of the epilogue to Book #12.  It should all be done and sent off by next week’s post – I’ll go into … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas Update

Merry Christmas to everyone!  I know 2020 hasn’t been the best year for a lot of you, but hopefully things will get better.   Alex Verus #12, otherwise known as Risen, is very close to done.  I finished the last chapter … Continue reading

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Last Chapter & News of Verus #12

Just started the last confrontation in what’ll be the last chapter of the last Alex Verus book.  Word count is at 94,000 out of my original estimate of 90,000.   Alex Verus #12 also now has a title and a (projected) … Continue reading

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Quiet Again

Now that the release of Forged is over and the Reddit AMA is done, everything’s quiet again.  ‘Quiet’ is a pretty good description of my working life in general.  Every now and then I’ll have a book release or an … Continue reading

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Reddit AMA – Finishing Up

My Reddit AMA is almost done!  Thanks to everyone who came, this year’s one was the busiest ever by a long way.  I’ve still got a bunch more questions on there to answer so I’ll keep it up for a … Continue reading

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