Into The Ring features weekly announcements on upcoming events, appearances and releases for Ring of Fire Press, The Grantville Gazette and 1632 series volumes by Baen Books. It will also feature sample chapters from upcoming releases as well as information regarding Ring of Fire Press and its amazing authors.

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Ring of Fire Con News!

Rescheduling for Success! Rof Con will be Four days! October 8-11!

Ring of Fire Con will be four days from October 8th to October 11th with all of the guests we have announced as well as new guests such as:

Jonathan Maberry– NYT bestselling and five-time Bram Stoker Award-winning author, anthology editor, and comic book writer.

Jonathan Maberry

New York Times best-selling and five-time Bram Stoker Award-winning author, anthology editor, comic book writer, magazine feature writer, playwright, content creator, and writing teacher/lecturer. He was named one of the Today’s Top Ten Horror Writers. His books have been sold to more than two dozen countries. He is also heavily involved in developing VWars for Television, which is appearing on Netflix.

Jonathan Maberry– NYT bestselling and five-time Bram Stoker Award-winning author, anthology editor, and comic book writer.
Cat Rambo – President of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA), and author of over 200 published works.

Cat Rambo

Cat Rambo is an award winning author who has also helped develop the Science Fiction/Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA) for the 21st Century. She was co-editor of Fantasy Magazine from 2007 to 2011, which earned her a 2012 World Fantasy Special Award: Non-Professional nomination. She collaborated with Jeff VanderMeer on The Surgeon’s Tale and Other Stories, published in 2007. Her short stories have appeared in such places as Asimov’s, Clarkesworld Magazine and Tor.com. In 2012, her story “Five Ways to Fall in Love on Planet Porcelain” was a Nebula Award finalist. Her first novel, Beasts of Tabat, was published by Wordfire Press in 2015 and is the first of a fantasy quartet.

David Gerrold – Author of over 50 books, hundreds of articles and columns, and over a dozen television episodes.

David Gerrold

David Gerrold is a winner of both the Hugo and Nebula awards for his story “The Martian Child,” which was made into a movie in 2007 starring John Cusack. He is the author of the popular War Against the Chtorr series and wrote the script for the famous Star Trek episode “The Trouble with Tribbles.”

David Gerrold – Author of over 50 books, hundreds of articles and columns, and over a dozen television episodes.

Register to Attend!

ATTENDANCE AT THE CONVENTION IS FREE—but you do need to register to attend. Once you register, you will be kept informed of news and developments as we approach the convention.

Hit the button above to register and come to Rof Con with:

Steven Barnes– New York Times bestselling author and award-winning screenwriter.

David Brin– Bestselling author, creator of the Uplift series, and winner of the Hugo and Nebula awards.

Maurice Broaddus– Fantasy and horror author best known for his short fiction and the Knights of Breton Court novel trilogy.

DJ Butler– Dragon Award finalist and bestselling author of the Witchy Eye series and Cunning Man series.

David Drake– Author of the bestselling Hammer’s Slammers series, and foremost writer of realistic action SF and fantasy.

Eric Flint– One of the masters of Alternate History & New York Times bestselling author of the 1632 series.

Charles Gannon– National Bestseller author of the Caine-verse and Nebula and Dragon Award finalist

David Gerrold– Author of over 50 books, hundreds of articles and columns, and over a dozen television episodes.

Cecelia Holland– Iconic and prolific historical fiction author as well as the author of speculative fiction novels and non-fiction books.

Tom Kidd– Award winning artist and principal illustrator for the Ring of Fire series.

Mercedes Lackey– One of most popular and prolific fantasy authors of all time and creator of the Herald of Valdemar series.

Edward M. Lerner– Physicist & computer scientist, and author of science fiction, techno-thrillers, and popular science.

Jonathan Maberry– NYT bestselling and five-time Bram Stoker Award-winning author, anthology editor, and comic book writer.

Jody Lynn Nye– New York Times bestselling author of the Imperium Series and continuing author of Robert Aspirin’s Myth-Adventures.

Cat Rambo– President of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA), and author of over 200 published works.

Christopher Ruocchio– Bestselling author of the Sun Eater saga; regarded as Barnes & Noble’s best science fiction books of 2018 and 2019

Tom Smith– Filker extraordinaire (two dozen albums, fourteen Pegasus Awards and a spot in the Filk Hall of Fame).

Ryk E. Spoor– Science fiction and fantasy author known for the Castaway, Boundary, and Demons of the Past series.

S.M. Stirling– Canadian-American author well-known for the Draka series of alternate history novels.

David Weber– New York Times best selling author and creator of the Honor Harrington Series.

Toni Weisskopf– Publisher, Baen Books.

And more coming…

Coming Sept. 10 from Ring of Fire Press!

Heart of the World

by Cecelia Holland

A renegade Knight Templar, an Arab orphan and the teenage daughter of a Jewish scholar are caught in the Mongol capture and sack of Baghdad in the year 1258.

Each in their own way, they survive the catastrophe and grapple with the challenges of a new and savage world.