Book Review: ‘A Minor Malevolent Spirit and Other Tales’

May 26, 2015 at 12:01 am | Posted in Books, Fantasy, Reviews | Leave a comment
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A Minor Malevolent Spirit and Other Tales is Drew Karpyshyn’s first short story collection. Currently available digitally with a print version coming soon, this anthology collects ten stories providing readers with a variety of characters and adventure. If you’re a fan of Karpyshyn’s work, this is one book you won’t want to miss. Click here to read our full review.

Reviewed By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

New Release: ‘A Minor Malevolent Spirit’ by Drew Karpyshyn

May 21, 2015 at 8:37 pm | Posted in Books, Fantasy | Leave a comment
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a-minor-malevolent-spiritDrew Karpyshyn’s short story anthology A Minor Malevolent Spirit is now available. Right now the digital version is online on Amazon, with more outlets coming soon as well as the print version. Drew is also offering incentives for reviews, so check out his blog for more details.

New York Times bestselling author Drew Karpyshyn spins ten fantastical tales of magic, mystery and the supernatural with his usual gift for world building and imagination. A man discovers a demon living in his basement, then hires it to advance his career. A young king in exile challenges a powerful wizard in a battle of wits to reclaim his throne. The Aztec pantheon gathers for an unusual contest to win the favor of the immortal Serpent King. A proud warrior queen plots bloody retribution to avenge her murdered family. With stories ranging from classic sword and sorcery adventures to contemporary horror to twisted takes on myth, legend and folklore, A Minor Malevolent Spirit delivers thrills, chills and even some laughs. As an added bonus, author notes for each of the ten stories examine Karpyshyn’s creative process and the craft of writing, giving fans a unique glimpse inside the mind of the acclaimed storyteller.

Posted By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

Celebration Anaheim Interview with Drew Karpyshyn

April 30, 2015 at 12:04 am | Posted in Books, Celebration, Conventions, Fantasy, Interview, Random House, Sci-Fi, Star Wars, Star Wars Books | Leave a comment
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It’s always fun being able to chat with the authors at Star Wars Celebration. While in Anaheim, we were able to talk with author Drew Karpyshyn about his Star Wars work, as well as his work in Mass Effect, Forgotten Realms and his original fantasy series The Chaos Born. We even touched on his upcoming short story anthology¬†A Minor Malevolent Spirit and Other Tales.

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To check out more of Drew Karpyshyn’s work, and to stay up to date with his latest releases, be sure to check out his official website.

Posted By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

Around the Web

March 27, 2015 at 12:00 am | Posted in Around the Web, Books, Celebration, Comic Books, Conventions, Events, Marvel, Movies, News, Regular Feature, Star Wars, Star Wars Books, Star Wars News, Toys & Collectibles, trailers | 1 Comment
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Here is this week’s Around the Web news roundup of Star Wars and beyond.

Book News

  • Via Amazon, Jedi Bibliothek spotted a new Star Wars book featuring some wonderful illustrations by artist Brian Rood. The book is titled Star Wars: The Original Trilogy Stories.
  • For those wondering how many Star Wars: The Clone Wars episodes Christie Golden’s Dark Disciple is based on, the answer is eight. You can also check out the synopsis over on Random House’s official website.
  • Star Wars Books has a shot of the new canon timeline which includes all the novels up to Aftermath, as well as a spot for “Battlefront“.
  • And on the wild shot that you have all 46 of Christie Golden‘s books, send her a pic, and she’ll send you an autographed copy of Dark Disciple.
  • has an interview with Del Rey Editor Shelly Shapiro.
  • Brazil has rolled out another Star Wars book cover, this time for Troy Denning‘s Crucible.

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