Magazine – April 2018

News & Previews

Preliminary Publishing Date

The files of the new Kalbrandt Institute book are coming along well.

So well, in fact, that I'm going to go out on a limb and say:

Book II: Monsters will be published in Autumn 2018!

That means there will be Advance Reader Copies (ARCs) looking to be reviewed around September. If you're interested in reading & reviewing Book II before it's release date, please email me and I'll get in touch with you directly when the time draws near.

See this chest? It's a treasure chest!
Over the coming weeks I will fill it with all kinds of bookish valuables and gifts that no dragon tamer should go without. And when it is full, I will give it away.

Want to find out what's inside and how to win it? I'll explain here.

This Month's Articles

Why You Can’t Kill Dragons (And Don’t Need To)

No path in life is ever straight forward, and the way to your goals leads into a deep, dark cave. And in that cave dwells a living, breathing dragon. Now you have two options...
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Ghosts of the Ypres Salient

A century after the Great War came to an end, soldiers still walk the fields of Flanders and France...
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Contrary Writing Advice Untangled

Writing advice is everywhere, but following it blindly can feel like forcing a square peg into a round hole: as painful as it is futile.
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Bridging Gaps With Historical Fiction
Past, future and wistful dreams seem to have little in common, but where does writing historical fiction meet sci-fi and fantasy?
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