Category Archives: Wizard’s Tower

The Warrior’s Bond Is On Sale

As promised yesterday, copies of Juliet E. McKenna’s fourth book in the Tales of Einarinn series is now on sale in the Wizard’s Tower store. Get your Warrior’s Bond here. It will be on sale in the other usual outlets … Continue reading

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Coming Soon

It will be new book time at Wizard’s Tower very soon now. Juliet McKenna fans, please take note.

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Bookstore: End of the Road

As some of you will know, the Wizard’s Tower bookstore never made a profit (apart from that one amazing month when the Finns came to party). However, revenue had been increasing at a slow but steady pace throughout. I always … Continue reading

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Farewell, Readmill

The weekend provided that sad news that Readmill, the company who produced by far the best ebook reader, is closing down. Baldur Bjarnason has a few words to say about their fate here. By and large, I think he’s right. … Continue reading

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New From Aqueduct

Aqueduct Press has sent me three new books for sale. As always with Aqueduct, these look very interesting. Alien Bootlegger and Other Stories by Rebecca Ore is a collection of feminist SF stories that examines what it means to be … Continue reading

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Potential Good News For Bookstore Customers

One of the things that has hugely irritated UK-based ebook stores is that, while they have been required to charge 20% VAT on all purchases, multi-national companies such as Apple and Amazon have been basing their European operations in places … Continue reading

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New Airship Review

A review of Airship Shape & Bristol Fashion has appeared on LibraryThing. It is by clfisha, who admits to knowing one of the authors very well. Here’s a brief snippet that made me very happy: I was very taken with … Continue reading

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Back On Air Monday @UjimaRadio

Ujima Radio chairman, Roger Griffith, has posted on Facebook that the station will be back on air on Monday (March 24th). Thanks are due to The Utilities Warehouse for being willing to work with us to get power restored as … Continue reading

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Fantasy Series from Italy

Continuing with new material in the bookstore, I have two volumes in a new fantasy series from Italian writer, Roberto Ricci. I haven’t had a chance to read them yet, but Roberto has done a good job with the covers, … Continue reading

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Kontakt on Weird Fiction Review

Weird Fiction Review has kindly offered to host a sample story from Kontakt, the anthology of Croatian science fiction that I have published. The story that they have chosen is “The Corridor” by Darko Macan, which is one of my … Continue reading

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Welcome, Interzone!

I am delighted to announce that the UK’s leading short fiction magazine, Interzone, is now available through the bookstore. We also have the companion dark fiction magazine, Black Static. It will take Andy Cox and I a while to get … Continue reading

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Glenda Larke Special Offer

Glenda Larke’s debut fantasy series has been re-published by Fablecroft. The books are currently on offer at my bookstore. You can get all three volumes of the Isles of Glory series for the price of two. Why not take the … Continue reading

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New From Muse It Up

There being no new crises for me to deal with (yet) this week, I am getting caught up on adding books to the store. My apologies for the rash of posts that will happen this week. To begin with I … Continue reading

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Launch Day

Yesterday I was in Bristol for the official launch of Airship Shape & Bristol Fashion at Forbidden Planet. The folks in the store did us proud. They provided a really lovely display of books, and kindly had us sign all … Continue reading

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New Airship Review

A new review of Airship Shape & Bristol Fashion has been posted at the CultDen website. I’m pleased to see that it is very positive. I particularly liked the last paragraph: The book does capture the feel and history of … Continue reading

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Airship Launch – March 8th, Bristol

There will be a launch event for Airship Shape & Bristol Fashion at the Bristol Forbidden Plant store on Saturday, March 8th from 1:00pm. Most of the contributors should be there to sign books. I do have apologies from Christine … Continue reading

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Independent Source for Paper Airships

Last week I promised you that you would be able to buy paper copies of Airship Shape & Bristol Fashion without feeding the piranhas. You should, of course, be able to order it from any decent bookshop. However, you can … Continue reading

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In Flight

I’ve been stupidly busy over the past couple of days and have therefore been a bad publisher. Thankfully a whole lot of stuff was set up in advance. You can now buy paper copies of Airship Shape & Bristol Fashion. … Continue reading

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First Airship Review

The first review of Airship Shape & Bristol Fashion has come in, and I’m pretty pleased about it. You can read it here. And because we will have paperback editions on sale at the BristolCon Fringe event tonight, it seemed … Continue reading

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Kontakt In Stores

For those of you who prefer to buy your ebooks from piranhas rather than people, copies of Kontakt, our anthology of Croatian SF, are now available from the usual outlets: Amazon US Amazon UK And doubtless all of their other … Continue reading

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