Tag - Noir

Richard Kadrey — BALLISTIC KISS author

Richard Kadrey — BALLISTIC KISS author

BALLISTIC KISS is the 11th book in Richard Kadrey's SANDMAN SLIM urban fantasy series. We discuss the books' mythological influences, creating arcs across a large series, and how he finds new things to explore with a long-running character.

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Dan Stout, author of TITAN'S DAY

Dan Stout — TITAN’S DAY Author

Author Dan Stout returns to Fictitious! We talk about his new novel, TITAN'S DAY (DAW Books), the completely different experience of writing a sequel (to his debut novel, TITANSHADE), and the life of an author during the pandemic.

Fonda Lee - Jade War

Fonda Lee – “Jade War” Author

World Fantasy Award winning author Fonda Lee (JADE CITY) talks about her creation process for JADE WAR (Orbit Books). It's the second novel in her martial arts-infused, mafia-meets-fantasy series, the Green Bone Saga.


Dan Stout – “Titanshade” Author

Dan Stout is the debut author of TITANSHADE (DAW Books), a hard-boiled cop drama set in a 1970’s-esque fantasy world, where the city is kept warm by the heat of a tortured infernal god, and some of the detectives have face mandibles.



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