As I’ve been writing Sharpshooter, I’ve had to wrestle with a bunch of questions about how the Jotun giants run their society. Specifically, what resources do they have? Food and water are fairly straightforward. They basically eat the same stuff we humans do. So they just have to eat a lot more of it. So […]
Sharpshooter starts with Billy joining the Army of the West. This forced me to do some background research on Civil War Era army organization. Fortunately, there’s a lot of material on the web about Civil War era armies. 😉 Major General Sanborn, Commander of the Army of the West -Two Corps –Two Divisions per Corps […]
One challenge I have is clearly defining what genre Sidekick is. I’ve called it Historical Fantasy, which is clearly is, but there’s also a genre called Weird Western. I hope to post examples and links in the coming months to these types of books. Weird Westerns get their title from taking the Western setting and […]
The ebook and paperback are now available through Barnes & Noble’s online store. Link here.
I’ve tried to load Sidekick to iBooks, Barnes & Noble, and Google Play and have run into an annoying bureaucratic problem. They won’t give me accounts until they can verify my tax information with the IRS. That paperwork was approved six weeks ago, but apparently has not made it into the IRS’s verification database. I’m […]