Part of her entry:
When it comes to new fiction (or at least fiction that's new to me!), [my] recent trip gave me a chance to enjoy books I've not read before. One of them was Joe Abercrombie's new novel, Half a King, which I enjoyed enormously. Abercrombie's work is always good, vivid and engaging, but I was particularly taken with this adventure. I was especially impressed with how he used our world's Viking history to inform his imaginary world. I believe there are more books to come in this tale, and I'm really...[read on]About The Falcon Throne, from the publisher:
NO ONE IS INNOCENT. EVERY CROWN IS TARNISHED.Learn more about the author and her work at Karen Miller's website.
A royal child, believed dead, sets his eyes on regaining his father's stolen throne.
A bastard lord, uprising against his tyrant cousin, sheds more blood than he bargained for.
A duke's widow, defending her daughter, defies the ambitious lord who'd control them both.
And two brothers, divided by ambition, will learn the true meaning of treachery.
All of this will come to pass, and the only certainty is that nothing will remain as it once was. As royal houses rise and fall, empires are reborn and friends become enemies, it becomes clear that much will be demanded of those who follow the path to power.
My Book, The Movie: The Falcon Throne.
The Page 69 Test: The Falcon Throne.
Writers Read: Karen Miller.