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Here are the latest posts about Fantasy on Writers Write:

  • George R.R. Martin Writing at His Own Pace Now That HBO Series Has Wrapped Up (2019-08-22): George R.R. Martin says having the HBO series based on his books end is freeing. He says he is now writing at his own pace as he completes the final two books in the series.

  • Good Omens Made Into Entertaining Mini-Series (2019-08-01): The Good Omens novel by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett has been made into an entertaining mini-series for Amazon Prime.

  • Nicholas Hoult Plays J.R.R. Tolkien in Biopic (2019-05-06): Nicholas Hoult plays young J.R.R. Tolkien in a new film based on his life as a young man. The film looks at his relations and World War I experience as inspiration for his books.

  • George R.R. Martin Says The Winds of Winter Will Not Be Released in 2018 (2018-04-26): Winter is not coming is the word from author George R.R. Martin. His next novel, The Winds of Winter, will not be coming out this year.

  • NYT Bestselling Author Lauren Dane Inks Deal With Harlequin (2016-02-24): NYT bestselling romance author Lauren Dane just inked a multi book deal with Harlequin imprints Carina Press and HQN Books.

  • Baen Books Launches Baen Fantasy Adventure Award (2014-05-04): Baen Books has launched a short story contest called the Baen Fantasy Adventure Award

  • Scholastic Announces New Harry Potter Covers (2013-02-16): Scholastic has announced new Harry Potter book covers. The cover art was created by Kazu Kibuishi.

  • Linda Woolverton Hired to Write Alice in Wonderland Sequel (2012-12-10): Entertainment Weekly reports that screenwriter Linda Woolverton (The Lion King, Maleficent) has been hired to write the sequel to Tim Burton's Alice In Wonderland.

  • Terry Pratchett's 50th Novel Snuff Wins Wodehouse Prize (2012-05-31): Terry Pratchett has won the 13th annual Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize for Comic Fiction.

  • Holly Black Inks Vampire Book Deal (2011-10-07): Holly Black, author of The Spiderwick Chronicles, announced on her blog that she just inked a book deal for a vampire novel.

  • Norton Juster and Jules Feiffer Talk The Phantom Tollbooth's 50th Anniversary (2011-10-03): 2011 is the 50th anniversary of The Phantom Tollbooth.

  • Vote For The Top-100 Science Fiction, Fantasy Titles at NPR (2011-08-05): NPR has its listeners (and readers) voting on the best 100 science fiction and fantasy books of all time.

  • Stephenie Meyer Talks Writing Breaking Dawn (2011-07-23): Here is a video of Stephenie Meyer discussing Breaking Dawn, the final book in the Twilight Saga.

  • Orbit Starts Selling Short Stories in Ebook Form (2011-04-19): Orbit, an imprint of the Hachette Book Group, has announced its digital short fiction program.

  • Orbit Books Shares Details About 2009 Fantasy Cover Art Trends (2010-08-21): Orbit Books has been running a series of fascinating infographics that reveal fantasy novel cover art trends for 2009.

  • Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter Book Trailer (2010-03-03): From Seth Grahame-Smith, the man who wrote the New York Times bestselling book Pride and Prejudice and Zombies comes a new tale of Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter.

  • Rhianna Pratchett Talks Writing For Video Games (2009-06-27): Terry Pratchett's daughter Rhianna Pratchett has found success in the video game realm.

  • David Eddings Dies at 77 (2009-06-04): Bestselling fantasy author David Eddings has died at the age of 77.

  • Robert Jordan Dead At the Age of 58 (2007-09-19): Bestselling fantasy author James Oliver "Jim" Rigney Jr.

  • Graham Joyce Talks The Limits of Enchantment (2006-09-18): Novelist Graham Joyce discusses his book, The Limits of Enchantment (Atria), which is a finalist for a World Fantasy Award.