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Celebrating a Legend: Happy Birthday, Robert J...

Oct 17 2012 03:00 AM | Eternal Phoenix in Robert Jordan

On this day in 1948, one of the greatest storytellers who ever lived, Robert Jordan, was born. I felt kind of inadequate when we were asked if one of the front page bloggers wanted to write the tribute article for Robert Jordan's birthday. I finally de...

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Theoryland Interview with Harriet McDougal Rigney

May 01 2012 08:50 PM | Dwynwen in Harriet McDougal

Matt Hatch of Theoryland fame recently sat down with one of our favorite people, Harriet McDougal Rigney, for an interview.  She was kind enough to divulge personal information about her life, and this beautiful interview reflects her keen wit, charm,...

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Sneak Peek at Volume 2 of The Eye of the World:...

Dec 04 2011 05:40 PM | Dwynwen in Graphic Novels

You may remember us reporting on The Eye of the World: The Graphic Novel here. As mentioned before, the story will unfold over several graphic novel volumes. Volume 2 will be released on June 19, 2012.Even though the second volume will not be release...

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Brandon Sanderson Book Signing Report: Visit to...

Nov 26 2011 06:20 PM | LordJuss in Brandon Sanderson

The evening began with the amusing sight of Brandon Sanderson piling various items of furniture on top of one another to create a home-made lectern for his laptop. Following a brief aside on the difference between a lectern and a podium (and how this p...

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The Alloy of Law Release & Audiobook Giveaw...

Nov 08 2011 04:00 AM | Tynaal Consen in Brandon Sanderson

What started as a book to clear his mind has become a greatly anticipated novel. As the continuation of Brandon Sanderson's widely popular Mistborn trilogy, his The Alloy of Law will hopefully prove to be just as good a read. For those of you who have...

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A Wind Blows, and Now You Can See It: A Review...

Nov 02 2011 03:00 AM | RichardFife in Graphic Novels

I’m going to admit, I’m not much of a comic book person. I haven’t opened a single issue comic in longer than I can actually remember. But graphic novels, now there is something I can get behind. I guess the difference to me is that the graphic novel a...

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Towers of Midnight Paperback Release

Sep 15 2011 09:45 PM | Dwynwen in Towers of Midnight

Towers of Midnight, book thirteen of The Wheel of Time, will be released in paperback form in the USA on October 4, 2011. It was the second Wheel of Time book published after Robert Jordan's death, and thus the second book in the series featuring the...

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The Eye of the World: The Graphic Novel

Sep 10 2011 03:00 AM | Dwynwen in Graphic Novels

When New Spring: The Graphic Novel became a bestseller, fans clamored for more Wheel of Time books in this format. I am pleased to announce that The Eye of the World, which was made into a comic book series, will soon be released in graphic novel form...

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Brandon Sanderson's San Diego Comic Con Sch...

Jul 17 2011 08:00 PM | jenniferl in Brandon Sanderson

Brandon Sanderson recently published his schedule for the upcoming San Diego Comic Con. SDCC is one of the largest pop culture conventions in the world, with panels about the latest in movies, TV shows, games, books and yes, even comic books. If you ar...

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Brandon Sanderson Updates and more

Jun 21 2011 08:00 PM | jenniferl in Brandon Sanderson

While we normally focus on Wheel of Time news, we did want to bring to everyone's attention a few items of interest concerning Brandon Sanderson's other books, as well as other fun things happening. First up, Brandon Sanderson recently won a Gemmel awa...

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2011 Hugo Nominations Announced

Apr 24 2011 08:00 PM | jenniferl in Brandon Sanderson

Over the weekend, the 2011 Hugo nominations were announced. The Hugos are considered the highest honor in fantasy and science fiction writing and fandom. While Towers of Midnight wasn't nominated in the "Best Novel" category this year, there is a nomin...

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ebook cover art for Towers of Midnight

Jan 14 2011 12:00 PM | Jason in Towers of Midnight

Tor Books has released the cover art for the upcoming ebook release of Towers of Midnight, the thirteenth book in the Wheel of Time series. In most months since October 2009, Tor has released one book in the series in a variety of electronic formats. S...

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Tower Guard Report: Boston

Nov 10 2010 09:00 PM | Hilwa Katir in Towers of Midnight

How can I describe a dream come true? With this report,I'll give it my best try. My day started with my son waking me up saying..It's today! Yes, I admit it,even my eight year old knew how special a day this particular Sunday was going to be for me.Af...

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Win an autographed Towers of Midnight audio book

Nov 11 2010 08:35 PM | Jason in Towers of Midnight

Macmillan Audio, the company which produces the Wheel of Time audio books, is holding a contest which offers Wheel of Time fans the chance to win a free copy of the Towers of Midnight audiobook edition, signed by co-author Brandon Sanderson. The contes...

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TOWERS OF MIDNIGHT Makes a Strong Debut

Nov 10 2010 09:00 PM | jenniferl in Towers of Midnight

TOWERS OF MIDNIGHT, the thirteenth Wheel of Time novel, made a strong debut last week. According a press release posted by Tor/Forge (the US publishers of the series) it was the number one New York Times bestselling hardcover fiction book for it's firs...

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#WoT "tweetup" with Brandon Sanderson

Nov 04 2010 08:00 AM | Jason in Towers of Midnight

The folks from Tor Books have posted this press release: When: Monday November 8, 2010 from 1:30 PM — 2:30 PM (EST) On his last day on tour for TOWERS OF MIDNIGHT, Brandon Sanderson (@brandonsandrson) will be stopping by Twitter for an hour to discuss...

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Towers of Midnight is here!

Nov 01 2010 11:00 PM | Jason in Towers of Midnight

Towers of Midnight, the thirteenth book in the Wheel of Time series, has arrived! Here's a round-up of news and reviews. Book Tour Info Click here for full information about the book tour that Brandon and Harriet will be on. THe tour begins TODAY in S...

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TOWERS OF MIDNIGHT Round Up

Oct 28 2010 08:00 PM | jenniferl in Towers of Midnight

With just four more days until the release of Towers of Midnight, the thirteenth and penultimate Wheel of Time book, we thought we'd take a moment before Brandon and Harriet go on tour to recap the highlights of Wheel of Time coverage around the web. W...

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The Wheel of Time Recap

Oct 28 2010 04:00 PM | Luckers in Towers of Midnight

Forgotten what's what and who's where? In preperation for the release of Towers of Midnight on November 2nd, Dragonmount is happy to provide you with this summary of the major plotlines, and listing of where the characters are at and what they're about...

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My Interview With Brandon Sanderson

Oct 24 2010 04:00 PM | Luckers in Brandon Sanderson

Hey guys, Luckers here. With the assistance of the amazing Peter Ahlstrom, I was able to conduct an interview with Brandon Sanderson. Thanks go also to Maria, who put me in touch with them. Enjoy! James - When you first started work on the Wheel of Ti...

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Chapter 2 of Towers of Midnight Now Available i...

Oct 19 2010 07:00 AM | Luckers in Towers of Midnight

Chapter 2 of Towers of Midnight entitled, "Questions of Leadership", has been made available online for free by Macmillan Audio in association with Tor.com. The chapter is narrated by Kate Reading and Michael Kramer. This chapter brings the total numbe...

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Tower Guards Selected

Oct 17 2010 08:00 PM | jenniferl in Towers of Midnight

Three weeks ago we announced that we were taking applications for "Tower Guard" for the upcoming TOWERS OF MIDNIGHT signing tour. Like last year's Storm Leaders, these are volunteers that will assist Brandon and Harriet at each signing event. You might...

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Chapter 1 of Towers of Midnight now available

Sep 30 2010 11:00 PM | Jason in Towers of Midnight

Tor.com and Orbit UK have posted chapter one of Towers of Midnight online for free. The chapter is entitled "Apples First". This chapter brings the total number of available chapters for the book to three. The prologue was released as an eBook sever...

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Towers of Midnight book trailer: Behind the scenes

Oct 08 2010 11:00 PM | Jason in Towers of Midnight

Dragonmount is pleased to present an extensive behind-the-scenes feature describing the entire filmmaking process for the the trailer. It includes written commentary, video interviews, storybaord animatics, before-and-after shots from the film, and to...

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I have read Towers of Midnight

Sep 26 2010 01:30 PM | Jason in Towers of Midnight

About a year ago, you and I and the rest of the Wheel of Time fan base were eagerly awaiting the release of The Gathering Storm, the twelfth book in the series, and the first one written in large part by Brandon Sanderson, the relatively unheard-at-the...

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