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An evening with Robin Hobb and GRR Martin

21 Jul, 2014 filed under: Robin Hobb, England/UK

HarperVoyager UK announced today an upcoming event with Robin Hobb and George RR Martin that will take place in London on the 19th of August.

Tickets will be £45 and will include a hardback copy of Fool’s Assassin. They’ll go on sale later this week—you can subscribe to a newsletter here to be among the first to hear about them.

Not able to go to the event? Blinkboxbooks will stream the event for free on their facebook page!

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Robin Hobb in San Diego, California this week

21 Jul, 2014 filed under: Robin Hobb, US

Robin will be attending the San Diego Comic Con that’s held from July 24th to 27th. She’ll take part in panels and signings, check out the Inside Track on Authors from Suvudu for her schedule. The con is sold out, but she’s also planning an off-site meeting for readers—keep your eyes on the official site for that if you’re in the area!

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Kickstarter for fantasy calendar incl Robin Hobb

9 Jul, 2014 filed under: Robin Hobb

Photographer Lauren Zurchin is planning on producing a Beyond Words Fantasy Author Calendar 2016 and Robin Hobb is in the lineup. Check out the kickstarter project page for information on the whole lineup of authors, the project schedule, what the previous calendar looked like and of course the rewards you get for backing the project. These include signed bookplates and autographs by the authors, as well as personalised packages of all kinds of goodies related to the project. If Robin’s book tours haven’t visited your area, this could be a great way to obtain some genuine autographs for your books. Currently the project is very close to its goal and there’s only about 24 hours to go.

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New French and Dutch graphic novel volumes

5 Jul, 2014 filed under: Robin Hobb, France, the Netherlands

The French 9-part graphic novel adaptation of the Farseer trilogy L’Assassin Royal will reach its penultimate volume in September when Asterie Chant-d’Oiseau will be released by Soleil. The Dutch are close behind with translation of the 7th part Oversteek released earlier this summer.
The Liveship traders adaptation, Les Aventuriers de la Mer will continue with the second part, Les Chemins de la liberté in August.

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Fool’s Assassin reviews roundup

2 Jul, 2014 filed under: Robin Hobb

The first reviews of Fool’s Assassin are in! Before you go read them, a word of warning: there are some spoilers, especially if you read them all which makes it easier to draw conclusions. If you want to read a spoiler-free review, check out the one from the British Fantasy Society. And if you’re one of the lucky ones with an advance reading copy, please remember to warn about spoilers if you think they’re necessary to include in your review!

And here are the first reviews: Publisher’s Weekly gave Fool’s Assassin a starred review, Starburst magazine gave it 9/10 and Pat’s Fantasy Hotlist 8/10.

Fool’s Assassin will be available the 12th of August. The wiki page for FA is up to date with all information on different editions and translations coming out in the next few months. Haven’t preordered a copy yet? Try our affiliates: bookdepository.com, amazon.com, amazon.co.uk.

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