Ascendance Trilogy

Movie News…

Posted by on Mar 29, 2017 in Ascendance Trilogy, movie | 219 comments

Hi all. I know this won’t be the post you wanted to read, but I promised to put everything here first. Paramount Studios will not be renewing the contract for the False Prince movie. There have been some significant changes at the studio over the last month, and those changes have affected their plans for this project. That said, the book still lives and might otherwise get picked up elsewhere. The best thing you can do to encourage another studio’s interest is to recommend the Ascendance Trilogy to other readers and show potential producers that there is continuing and growing...

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A Little Bit o’ Everything

Posted by on Aug 17, 2014 in Ascendance Trilogy, movie | 213 comments

Scroll down until you find some news that interests you… 1. Movie News Well, there is none. There probably won’t be any until the end of February 2015, and the news could be yes, that Paramount wants to make the movie, or no, that Paramount doesn’t want to make the movie, or the news could be that no decision has been made (crazy business, right?). And like you, I hope if they do make the movie that they will do a great job with it. When I hear anything, I will announce it here first, so put a note on your calendar to check this blog then!   2. Public Event News My...

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Thanks to You…

Posted by on Mar 6, 2014 in Ascendance Trilogy, The Shadow Throne | 140 comments

I have exciting news! No…not movie news (it may be another year before there’s news here.) No…not that announcement I promised you (It’s still coming.) But… THE SHADOW THRONE hit two huge milestones today. It will be at #7 on the Mar 16 NYT Series Bestselling list! What is the significance of this? The series list measures sales for an entire series of book, not just the single title. Thus it measures the strength of all books. Getting onto the series list means competing with titles such as Percy Jackson, Divergent, and Diary of a Wimpy Kid. And… It will...

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THE SHADOW THRONE ARC giveaway

Posted by on Dec 1, 2013 in ARC, Ascendance Trilogy, contest, Giveaway, Uncategorized | 298 comments

Okay, I’ve been promising this for several weeks. Here it is! I am giving away a total of SIX galley copies of THE SHADOW THRONE. You ask, what is a galley? A galley (a.k.a. ARC: Advanced Review Copy) is a paperback version of the book meant to be sent to reviewers and bookstore buyers. They are not for resale and sometimes have typos because they are printed early. Occasionally, the author gets her sticky little hands on a few copies and can give them away to awesomes out there like YOU! The contest runs from RIGHT THIS VERY MINUTE until Sunday Dec. 15, 2013. At which point I’ll...

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First Looks at Book 3!

Posted by on Jun 13, 2013 in Ascendance Trilogy, book covers | 789 comments

My thanks to Christopher Stengel for the cover design and Ken Choi for the cover...

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And the Cover and Title for Book 3….

Posted by on Jun 7, 2013 in Ascendance Trilogy, book covers, Uncategorized | 56 comments

…will be announced next THURSDAY, JUNE 13! Stay tuned!  In other news, I do get to make one other announcement, which is the publication of The Ascendance Trilogy in Simplified Chinese (Shanghai Zui), Japanese (Holp Shuppan), and Dutch (Lanoo Uitgeveriji). This makes a total of 16 territories/languages, which I think is pretty darn cool. As I see covers (such as the Spanish cover for THE RUNAWAY KING below), I’ll post them on each book’s page here. So, about that cover…any guesses for the color or for the symbol image? I’m curious if anyone might get both...

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