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How Do I Pick a Book?

As editor in chief of Ring of Fire Press, I’m the one who picks the books we publish. I am also the chief reader. To keep things under control, and not be deluged by over-the-transom submissions, we are nominally closed. If somebody knows me, I’ll look at their book, or the book of a person they recommend.

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Timelines #1 – Bjorn Hasseler

And then I was out of things to read again. I walked down the aisle, and I saw this book whose cover has three guys in a pickup facing off against a couple guys in armor. It had the same rocket ship publisher logo the Honor Harrington books had. I figured it would be a fun read. 1632 turned out to be awesome.

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Shane Gries’s From the Ashes of a Dead World

Shane Gries’s From the Ashes of a Dead World

by Jim McCoy Welcome to the last day of Jimbo's Memorial Day Weekend Extravaganza 2021, where I honor our fallen by honoring their buddies who wrote Science Fiction and Fantasy novels. Yes, I am aware that Memorial Day is to honor our war dead, but I'm not aware of...

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Steve Ruskin reads from The Newton Cipher

Steve Ruskin reads from The Newton Cipher

Steve Ruskin writes science fiction, alternate history, and thrillers. He is an award-winning historian, with a PhD in the history of science, and has written numerous non-fiction books and articles, including the #1 Amazon Bestseller, ‘America’s First Great Eclipse.’

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