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Updates, Releases, and AMAs

Update time! First bit of news is that Alex Verus #12, the final Alex Verus novel, is 50% done.  If you’re wondering how I get these estimates, from past experience I go by the rule of thumb that each book … Continue reading

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Ask Luna #170

From: Kevin So apparently the theory that Richard made Alex specialize in short term/combat divination to control and strengthen him is more like encourage an existing skillset. Now at first I couldn’t see how being good at avoiding danger could … Continue reading

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Ask Luna #169

From: Fade Hi Luna, how are you? In a great many of your recent questions people seem to be asking you about things that just aren’t really in your wheelhouse, and I imagine that must be a bit of a … Continue reading

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Forged – Schedule

It’s been a while and I’ve had a few questions about it, so here’s the release schedule for Alex Verus #11, Forged.   • September 25th:  First chapter of Forged will be posted on this website.   • November 24th:  US & … Continue reading

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Ask Luna #168

From: Kevin Do you think Richard coming back either exactly or close enough to ten years later some form of gate magic requirement like the bubble realm in Syria? I think Alex mentioned in Chosen that it was about ten … Continue reading

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Hot

I had been planning to do another Ask Luna this week, but the UK’s having a record-breaking heatwave.  It’s hard to do any work.   The forecast is for the heat to drop off today during the thunderstorms.  I’m hoping that … Continue reading

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Forged – First Review

The early review copies of Alex Verus #11, Forged, have started to go out, so here’s the review from Publisher’s Weekly!  Since it doesn’t contain any real spoilers for Forged I’ve copied the whole thing below, but it does contain spoilers … Continue reading

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Ask Luna #167

From: Mr McB Hi Luna, Thanks for answering these for all these years. Couple of quick, personal-but-hopefully-not-too-personal questions. 1). Do you ever see Chalice anymore? Were you ever friends, or more like the high school teacher you get along with … Continue reading

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On the Mend

Just a short post this week to let you guys know that I’ve mostly recovered.  (I was going to do an Ask Luna, but it occurred to me that it might be a little ominous to give you the news … Continue reading

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Ask Luna #166

From: Geli Hello Luna, It has been a long, long time, since I last wrote you (#35, #38, #40). It is kind of funny knowing now the things we do, to read the answers from so long ago. I guess … Continue reading

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