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Robin Hobb news and updates

The Wilful Princess and the Piebald Prince/ The Rain Wild Chronicles in Taiwan/ New German edition of Assassin’s Quest

Some days, there is just so much good news to share that it’s hard to know where to start! The UK paperback edition of The Wilful Princess and the Piebald Prince is available to order.  It’s a skinny book, not a massive tome, but it tells an important part of Six Duchies history.  Within those… Continue Reading

T’is The Season: Autographed Books

Over the last four days, my mail box and Kat’s have been flooded with queries.  At this time of year, we are just as busy as you are. Unfortunately, we cannot send a response to every one of these.  Even if I could magically put another two hours in the day for email, my arthritic… Continue Reading

Nanowrimo Secret Writer Hints!

In November, many diligent souls decide that they are finally going to write that novel that has been clattering around in the back of the brain for years.  And for reasons unknown to tortoise writers like me, they decide to attempt to do it in one month! It takes me a year to write a… Continue Reading

Time is running out!

Just a reminder that if you want to get a hardback copy of The Book of Swords signed by me, you had best pre-order it now. This is an anthology edited by Gardner Dozois, and featuring some top notch writers.  (No, I’m not bragging about myself! )  Just look at some of the names!: ,THE… Continue Reading

An Interview with Shadowdance Magazine

Last month, Kat and I attended Worldcon in Helsinki, Finland.  And we had a wonderful time there.  But prior to that, we had visited first Poland and then Germany, countries I had never visited before. While we were at Worldcon, I did a number of interviews. This one is with Shadowdance, a Bulgarian online magazine… Continue Reading

The Book of Swords: Fitz in the 3rd Person

You have to admit, that’s really pretty!  The publication date is October 10, but you can preorder it now. I have a story in this anthology called Her Father’s Sword.  And in it, for the first time, I wrote about Fitz as others might see him.  I hasten to add that while Fitz plays a… Continue Reading

Meeting Polish readers on August 4

It looks as if I will have a chance to meet with Polish readers.   On Friday, August 4, at 6 PM, I will meet with readers at Empik Junior.  (Oh, I hope that is correctly written!)  Marszalkowska 116/122 in Warsaw, Poland.  I will be happy to sign books, but I will also bring some… Continue Reading

Europe and Worldcon!

Kat and I are barely home from San Diego Comic Con.  It feels as if we just have time to unpack the suitcases, run the laundry, and repack them again before we are off again. On August 2, we will depart from SeaTac in Washington and begin our journey.  We will arrive in Warsaw, Poland on… Continue Reading