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Read the first chapter of Song of the Sword

You can now read the first chapter of Song of the Sword online! And in a very short time, you’ll be able to buy the book and read the whole thing–the release date is coming up fast. Enjoy!

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Kirkus Reviews calls Song of the Sword “a tight story” with characters who “exhibit honest emotions”

First review I’ve seen of the new version of Song of the Sword is from Kirkus Reviews, which says it’s “a tight story (all the details make sense), and characters exhibit honest emotions,” and adds, “Fantasy references galore should ensure that readers who enjoy fantasy—and Arthurian legend in particular—come away satisfied.“ Read the whole thing. …

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Song of the Sword gets a Pinterest board…hey, that rhymes!

Coteau Books, publisher of The Shards of Excalibur series, has a great marketing team: they’ve set up a Pinterest board dedicated to Song of the Sword, with images related to the story. They populated it with a few things before I even found out about it, and I’ve added a few since, and will add …

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Coteau Books releases Spring 2014 catalogue featuring Song of the Sword

The re-launch of The Shards of Excalibur grows ever nearer: Coteau Books has released its spring 2014 catalogue (download the whole thing here) which features Song of the Sword, book one in the five-book series which will continue with Twist of the Blade (currently in rewrites) this fall…with two more as-yet-untitled-and-unwritten books to follow in …

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Cover Art Reveal: Song of the Sword

Here’s the cover art for the revised version of Song of the Sword, first book in The Shards of Excalibur, being published by Coteau Books beginning in May. Even if you read the original Lobster Press version of the book, you’ll want a copy of the new one, which is extensively revised and also comes …

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Good news for fans of Song of the Sword: the Shards of Excalibur series has a new home!

Coming from Coteau Books in May 2014: a brand-new revised edition of Song of the Sword, first book in the epic Shards of Excalibur YA fantasy series. The second book, Twist of the Blade, will follow in the fall of 2014 and the remaining three books at six-month intervals thereafter. The Shards of Excalibur tells …

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