Author Archives: Robin Hobb

Deserves a large image!

                                                      This art is by Daniela Di Matteo, for the  cover of the  third volume of Soleil’s graphic novelization of The Liveship Traders trilogy. That is an excellent rendition… Continue Reading

What Did You Miss?

  A very common question from readers is, “In what order should I read the your series?” I always reply that I wrote them in chronological order, not just according to my years, but also according to the history of the Realm of the Elderlings. So, to recap, the order is: The Farseer Trilogy The… Continue Reading

Another Year Begins

Happy New Year! Here we are on what is the first work day of the new year for many of us.  I hope you made a smooth transition back to the harness. As a self-employed person, I work every day of the 365 in a year.  (366 his year of course!)  It’s not that I’m… Continue Reading

Happy First Day of Christmas!

Yes, that is exactly right!  There are twelve days of Christmas and the 25th of December is only the first one.  So I wish all of you a very merry Christmas indeed as we enter into this wonderful season!  I do hope your true love came through for you with a Partridge in a Pear… Continue Reading

Off to Guadalajara tomorrow

So, off we fly!  Office Kat and I will be waiting for the shuttle in the cold and frost at 5 AM!  By 5 PM, we will be in Guadalajara, shedding our layers of warm clothes and ready for our work day to begin! First on our agenda after we land on November 29th?  An… Continue Reading

Hola a todos!

Yes, that is me, tottering into attempts at Spanish!  I expect it will be fully as awful as my attempts at French, but the world will know I have tried to break my monolingual bonds! And why Spanish?  Because at the end of this month, Office Kat and I intend to embark on another adventure… Continue Reading

Updates Diverse!

Let’s see, what should I put first here?  So much fun stuff to talk about!  Fantasy photography calendars, my wrap up of Jet City Comic Show in Tacoma, the 20th Anniversary Edition of Assassin’s Apprentice . . . Let’s make some headings! Worldbuilders Charity benefits from sales of Beyond Words calendar!!! You can buy this… Continue Reading

KOBO Lightning Sale!

Kobo books is featuring a Lightning Sale of fantasy and SF books. This is a limited time sale on audio books, so don’t delay if you want to nab these. On the UK KOBO site, you can find the Farseer trilogy at an excellent price! > >   And on the US Kobo site, look… Continue Reading

Jet City Comic Show is Upon Us!

Tacoma has it’s own comic show. Jet City Comic Show! I’m always surprised by how many people don’t know this! In a sense, it’s a hidden gem that remembers what a comic show is about. It’s different from other comic shows in a lot of ways. It’s not so jam packed with people that you… Continue Reading