More on The Doom of Kings

Sunday, August 17th, 2008

Oops — actually a few day old now, but fellow Eberron writer Jeff LaSala, author of The Darkwood Mask, has been reading The Doom of Kings and posted an early review on his blog at If you read the book and say something (hopefully good!) about it on your blog, let me know so […]

Positive comments from the Beezer Review

Saturday, August 16th, 2008

Anyone interested in thoughtful, critical reviews of fantasy novels should check out The Beezer Review — the host, BeezerMN, is both thorough and constructive. You should also go visit his site because he’s just reviewed The Doom of Kings and given it a coveted 5 out of 5 stars! Check out the review here.

Official release day!

Tuesday, August 5th, 2008

The Doom of Kings is officially released today. Go buy it! If you need more persuasion, remember all the fun stuff to check out on the web: Review from McNally Robinson Booksellers Interview with McNally Robinson Bookseller Sample chapter from Wizards of the Coast Goblin vocabulary lesson from Wizards of the Coast Raat shi anaa! (“The […]

The Doom of Kings – sample chapter

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

Just in case anyone missed it in the comments below, Wizards of the Coast now has a sample chapter from The Doom of Kings available for download here. Check it out! Thanks to Andrew for spotting this!

Hello and book club

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008

Hey – I just want offer a big hello to anyone who might be visiting the site via the link from the McNally Robinson interview/review of The Doom of Kings. If the book caught your eye, you’re thinking of buying it, and would like someone to discuss it with, you’ll want to head over to […]

Reviewed and Interviewed!

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2008

“Bassingthwaite skillfully balances the high adventure common to the Dungeons and Dragons novels with some tender and believable character moments.” The first review is in for The Doom of Kings — a little in advance of the August 5 pub date, but that’s okay! McNally Robinson Booksellers, a fine Canadian chain, has posted the review plus an interview […]

The Doom of Kings jacket copy

Tuesday, April 1st, 2008

For your browsing pleasure: the back jacket copy for The Doom of Kings, now finalized! EVEN MIGHTY EMPIRES FALL Darguun. Nation of goblins. Built on the vision of a single warlord, Lhesh Haruuc. But Lhesh Haruuc grows old, and Darguun threatens to tear itself apart. With the help of Geth, a lordless shifter, he’ll seek […]