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.
Avon Buys Top Authors' Contracts From Dorchester (2010-01-14): Dorchester has sold the frontlist and backlist of a number of its top authors to Avon.
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.
J.R.R. Tolkien Has a New Book Coming Out (2006-09-19): A new, previously unpublished work by J.R.R. Tolkien called The Children of Hurin will hit bookstores in April, 2007. Christopher Tolkien is helping to complete the work.
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.
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USA Today: Fantasy Comes of Age (2005-11-29): An article in USA Today says that many kids introduced to Harry Potter as young children are now high school teens and they are starting to read adult fantasy novels.
Author Chose Oz Over Hitler (2005-11-21): The Associated Press interviews Gregory Maguire, author of the bestselling novel, Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West,
which was the inspiration for the Tony-nominated Broadway musical.
John Marco and The Sword of Angels (2005-08-30): Patricia Kitchen of Newsday has an interesting article about why so many people say they long to write a book, but so few people ever achieve their writing goals.
Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell Wins Hugo Award (2005-08-09): Susanna Clarke has won the Hugo Award for her novel, Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell.
The Science of Middle Earth (2005-07-01): Lord of the Rings is often discussed as a perfect fantasy series
with magic, fantastic settings and interesting creatures like
elves, dragons, hobbits, dwarves and orcs.
Elizabeth Kostova and The Historian (2005-06-16): Associated Press journalist Sarah Karush provides an
interesting interview with Elizabeth Kostova, author of The Historian (Little, Brown).
Lawrence Watt-Evans' Publishing Experiment (2005-05-16): Author Lawrence Watt-Evans is experimenting with offering the next book in his popular Legends of Ethshar series as a serial on his website.
A Conversation With Marjorie M. Liu (2005-05-01): Majorie Liu talks paranormal romance, fantasy/sf, fan-fictoin, Tiger Eye, book signings, blogging, Clarion, X-Men and more in this in-depth interview.
A Conversation With Kelley Armstrong (2005-02-01): Bestselling author Kelley Armstrong talks about her novel Bitten, the Cabals, her Otherworld series, Dime Store Magic, werewolves, writing, deadlines and more!
J.K. Rowling Has Turned in the Mansucript For Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2004-12-20): The Associated Press reports that J.
Ursula Le Guin Not Happy With SciFi's Earthsea (2004-12-16): Novelist Ursula K. Le Guin is not happy with SciFi's adaptation of her Earthsea series.
A Conversation With D.J. MacHale (2004-10-01): Writer, director and producer D.J. MacHale talks about his Pendragon series, his narrative style, writing dialog, his writing day, working with child actors, TV programming and mor