Monthly Archives: August 2011

Tamghat character design

Tamghat, the warlord who conquers Lissavakail and drives Attalissa and the Blackdog into exile in Blackdog, had a history before Holla-Sayan and Pakdhala ever encountered him. We won’t go into the details here — spoilers, and all that, as River … Continue reading

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Blackdog and White Dog

Three rousing cheers, champagne and fireworks … okay, cheese and crackers, not fireworks. Might frighten the neighbours. My author copies of Blackdog have arrived. There’s nothing quite like that first moment of opening a box and viewing those shiny copies … Continue reading

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First review of Blackdog!

Even though the official release date is actually mid-September, Blackdog is now out in the US, and should be available elsewhere before too long. Today the first review of it (by Jackie Cassada) appeared in Library Journal. Here’s an excerpt: … Continue reading

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