Jeff Minkevics discusses art

January 1, 2019, Dave Duncan’s latest SF novel, Pillar of Darkness, releases in print and eBook. Cover designer, Jeff Minkevics, took the time to discuss the concepts and vision behind this glorious, hot cover. Jeff says: The basic premise for this cover design was to do up an imagined moment that, while not explicitly described in the book, might have occurred at some point in the story. The theoretical scene involves Rita, our main character (described to…

Allow me to introduce: Dave Duncan

As part of Five Rivers’ 10th Anniversary celebrations, we’ve been showcasing the authors we’ve been pleased to publish, how that association came to be, the books and novels they’ve written, the adventure. I remember reading a Dave Duncan fantasy back in the 1980s, long before Five Rivers was even a thought. Duncan’s novel was an irreverent tale about a sorcerer’s apprentice, told with wit and cutting humour. Fast forward to 2013. Five Rivers publishes it’s…

The Eye of Strife now in audiobook

The Eye of Strife, Dave Duncan’s masterful sleuthing fantasy is now available as an audiobook through iTunes, Amazon, and Audible. Narrated by Anthony Lee, the tale of The Eye of Strife takes listeners, and readers, through sword fights and romance, miracles and mystery, treachery and sly humour. A god summons a curious assortment of witnesses to his temple to testify on what they know about a jewel that was lost 1,000 years ago. At least one of them…

Eocene Station now available in audiobook

Eocene Station available as Audiobook through Amazon, Audible and iTunes Dave’s Duncan’s wild ride from the present to the past in Eocene Station is now available in audiobook through Amazon, Audible, and iTunes. Shortlisted for the 2017 Endeavour Award, Eocene Station takes Dave Duncan fans through a trademark blend of high adventure, hard science, and wry humour. K. N. ‘Cannon’ Ball and his superstar wife, Tempest, are running for their lives. Cannon has exposed a fraud so huge even…

The Eye of Strife coming in Audiobook

Dave Duncan’s unpredictable and sleuthing tale of power and corruption, The Eye of Strife, will be available as an audiobook February 2018. The story is skillfully narrated by voice performer and producer, Anthony Lee. Anthony has a deep, resonant, voice which is smooth, and clear. He trained at the Voice One Academy in San Francisco, learning about the art of voiceover for narrations, commercials, and characters. He thoroughly enjoyed honing his voice for features such as audiobooks,…