It's downloaded 70GB+ in the past two days on a single Android device.
It's been a long year since something new came out, hasn't it? I mean, Cloak and Spider should have helped tide you over, but something new? Something lengthy you can tear into, written by yours truly? Well...here it is.
DAWN OF SWORDS
This is the original Gods' War, the battles glimpsed by Qurrah way back in The Weight of Blood. Before there were paladins. Before there were orcs. Before the Trifect. The gods Karak and Ashhur walk the land, ruling their respective kingdoms, building their paradise...until the Temple of Flesh is built in land unclaimed by either, a blasphemy Karak will not allow to stand.
This is the first book of what we believe will be six books detailing the young world of Dezrel, the creation of the monsters and legends within, and the family names that will one day rule the nations.
Boring stuff now: the digital version is only available on Amazon (Apple and B&N aren't getting along with 47North, my publisher), though you can use a Kindle app on most devices to read it, or settle for the gorgeous paperback version 47North has produced.
Also; if you happened to have written a review on the original Dance of Death, prior to it being renamed A Dance of Mirrors...all those reviews were deleted by Amazon during the name change. If you're feeling generous, I'd much appreciate a reposting of any reviews you might have written.
Boring stuff out of the way: awesome. I really do think Dawn of Swords is something special, in particular because of Rob Duperre's help. Rob co-wrote this series with me, and he's phenomenal with world-building. With Dawn of Swords, you'll get a much longer, deeper book, nearly 50% longer than anything I've written before. Tons of characters, tons of intrigue, mystery, and betrayal.
In other words: I hope you enjoy :-)
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