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Publication Day for The Span of Empire

Well, Tuesday is the official release date for The Span of Empire, but I’m hearing reports from fans that they’ve been able to find copies in bookstores already. Cool! Big thing is, we need you to buy your copy this week, if you can, to help boost the first week’s sales numbers toward best-seller territory. […]

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Forthcoming schedule news!

Well, some good news tonight.  Word when Baen will issue a couple of my new works.  May 2016 – hardback anthology Ring of Fire IV will  have my 33K + word novella "Hide Trouble From Mine Eyes".  (My third ROF anthology appearance).  September 2016 – hardback novel The Span of Empire, collaboration with Eric Flint. […]

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Grantville Gazette News

My story "The Hair of the Dog" will be coming out as part of Grantville Gazette VII next month from Baen Books.  There will be a number of other very good stories in that anthology as well.  Get thee hence and purchase it.  :-) D

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Latest News

Received a report from Baen, the publisher, that my ebook 1635: Music and Murder sold 2437 copies in the last quarter of 2013.  That's pretty respectable for a first book from a new author, I believe. Arrived home from the day job yesterday to find a box of author's copies of the mass-market paperback edition […]

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Bits of news and updates

Span of Empire is sitting at 112,963 words as of last night.  We have begun to climb to the final climax.   I received the galley proofs for the mass market paperback edition of 1636: The Devil's Opera earlier this week, reviewed them, and returned a correction list to the publisher.  It should be available […]

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News on 1636: The Devil’s Opera

I was informed a couple of days ago that the mass-market paperback edition of 1636: The Devil's Opera will be out in October 2014.  So those of you who have been looking forward to that, it will be available in about six months. D

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Latest News on 1636: The Devil’s Opera

The book seems to be selling well in both paper and e-formats.  [sounds of unseemly celebration in the background]. For those of you who like audiobooks, 1636: The Devil's Opera is now available in audio format.  Check it out at http://www.amazon.com/1636-The-Devils-Opera/dp/B00HI45AAQ/ref=sr_1_3_title_2_audd?ie=UTF8&qid=1395713464&sr=8-3&keywords=david+carrico

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A Good Report

According to the Baen publicist, the Bookscan report for last week shows 1636: The Devil's Opera as being the #5 science fiction book in its first week of release.  She says that puts it in best seller territory. Not too shabby, says I. D

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Spotted In The Wild

And here we have a photo of 1636: The Devil's Opera spotted on the loose at Barnes and Noble in Oklahoma City.  Third shelf down, keeping very good company next to David Drake's latest work.   D

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Correction to Reading Schedule

The reading at Full Circle Bookstore in Oklahoma City on October 12 is at 3:00 p.m., not 2:30.   D

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