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Stormlight 4 & 5 outlining
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Starsight (Skyward 2) 5th draft
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Stormlight 4 rough draft
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MTG: Children of the Nameless release
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Updates + Reader Mail

The most recent Writing Excuses podcast episode starts a new “Project in Depth” series where Mary, Howard, Dan, and I take a project that one of us has completed and grill the creator about it. These episodes necessarily contain spoilers. The first one covers Howard’s Hugo-nominated Schlock Mercenary volume Force Multiplication. In future episodes (not Read the full article…


Updates, Tor.com Q&A, and Tweets January 6-10

In this week’s Writing Excuses episode, we talk about fulfilling promises to your readers, and we give specific examples from our own stories and others’. The most recent WARBREAKER annotation covers Vivenna’s character arc hitting rock bottom. I also talk about how to give your Breath away one at a time. Tor.com put out an Read the full article…



June Is (was) Audiobook Month

Well, here it is the last day of June and I haven’t mentioned audiobooks at all like I was supposed to, and we all know whose fault that was . . . that’s right, my assistant Peter. June is audiobook month! There are lots of audiobook-related posts on Twitter with the hashtag #JIAM. There have Read the full article…





New Elantris Audio Edition

When we were looking at selling audio rights to Elantris, my agent approached me with an interesting suggestion. Instead of one edition, he thought we could get two separate ones made. The reason was he had two companies interested, both of which were willing to let the other also do an edition. One was wanting Read the full article…



More Distribution News

Just an update on the distribution of Mistborn Three. Tor just ordered an emergency reprint, since we managed to sell out last week. (In case you’re wondering, that’s great news–though we kind of wish they’d just printed more in the first place.) So it’s going to be hit-or-miss when finding the book this coming week Read the full article…


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