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.
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.