5 stars for The Rose Guardian

LibraryThing Early Reviewers Gives 5 stars to The Rose Guardian This is a journey of relationships and relativity as told though the eyes of an artist (and authored by an artist of both color and words). It touches on the relationship of the mother to her children and how her pain attacks them, leaving them marked for life also. It reflects upon the influence of childhood on the adults they become and it allows for a…

Another Dave Duncan audiobook!

Dave Duncan fans you’ll love this one Austin Vanfleet returns with a fabulous production of Dave Duncan’s swashbuckling adventure, One Velvet Glove, one of the King’s Blades series. This is an unabridged production which brings to life all the intrigue and suspense readers have come to expect from Dave Duncan’s novels. Picking up where he left off, Dave brought back much-beloved characters for this tale. So what happens next? Sir Rhys, Sir Sharp, and Sir Trusty—three of the world’s…

Nate Hendley shortlisted for Arthur Ellis Award

We’re thrilled to announce Nate Hendley’s powerful and impeccably researched book, The Boy on the Bicycle: A Forgotten Case of Wrongful Conviction in Toronto, has been shortlisted for the 2019 Arthur Ellis Award, Best Nonfiction Crime Book. The full shortlist for the category presents some excellent competition: Patrick Brode, Dying for a Drink: How a Prohibition Preacher Got Away With Murder, Biblioasis Thomas Giacomaro and Natasha Stoynoff, The King of Con: How a Smooth-Talking Jersey Boy Made and Lost…

Dave Duncan fans: one last time into the fray!

The last and final novel in Dave Duncan‘s hugely popular Tales of the King’s Blades series, The Ethical Swordsman, releases August 1, 2019, and is now available for pre-order in both trade paperback and ebook through Five Rivers, and your favourite online bookseller. In this final installment, written just before Dave died, he examines the meaning of personal integrity in the face of political expedience. Niall’s father taught him about honour, about the value of a man keeping his…

Broken Blade now available in audiobook

Love audiobooks? You’re going to lose yourself in the newly released audiobook, Broken Blade, by Ann Marston. This is the third novel in Ann’s wonderfully mesmerizing Rune Blades of Celi series. The production quality of the audiobook is unlike anything you’ve heard before, expertly narrated by Zel Bromley and Austin Vanfleet. There’s even a harp accompaniment to the Rune Blades ballad at the end, a truly magical ending to this audiobook that performs more like a radio-play than some…