Is it really a Big Epic Fantasy Book if there’s no map to be seen? R.R. Virdi, author of The First Binding, says NO WAY! Check out his thoughts on maps in fantasy books, PLUS an exclusive first look at the map you’ll find inside of The First Binding, right here.
In the Shadow of Lightning is the first in an expansive new epic fantasy series from epic fantasist Brian McClellan (of Powder Mage Trilogy fame)! His new Glass Immortals series introduces us to a world where there is magic and it is finite. Factions squabble to claim the last dregs of power. This land is rife with danger.
And! What’s better for navigating a dangerous land than a map? We’re sharing the interior map that you’ll find within In the Shadow of Lightning right here!
Every fantasy world needs a map, right? But what happens when the map needs to come from the hands of the characters you’ve written? Lucinda Roy, author of upcoming speculative fiction novel The Freedom Race, discusses her journey to drawing the maps in her book and how her characters helped shape the art she created. Check out the article PLUS our exclusive map reveal below!
Set in a world of goblin wars, stag-sized battle ravens, and assassins who kill with deadly tattoos, Christopher Buehlman’s The Blacktongue Thief begins a ‘dazzling’ (Robin Hobb) fantasy adventure unlike any other. We are thrilled to reveal the official, full color map for this stunning new universe, coming to you on May 25. In the meantime, check out this guest post from Christoper as he talks maps, books, and more!