Nancy Northcott

Nancy Northcott is a lifelong fan of comics, science fiction, fantasy, and history. She's the author of the Boar King's Honor historical fantasy trilogy, which launches this fall with The Herald of Day, and the Light Mage Wars paranormal romantic suspense series. Her debut novel, Renegade, received a starred review from Library Journal, which called it "genre fiction at its best."

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Website: http://www.nancynorthcott.com

Remembering Battlestar Galactica: An Hour with Three of Its Stars

Remembering Battlestar Galactica: An Hour with Three of Its Stars

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The Battlestar Galactica panel on Friday at 1PM (Hyatt Centennial II-III) opened on a humorous note as Richard Hatch and a man in the second row raised their thumbs to each other. Hatch announced, “You know I’m the thumb wrestling champion of the world,” as everyone laughed. He and his fellow panelists, Kandyce McClure and Alessandro Juliani all wryly confessed to being at less than their best, Hatch due to a recent bout of food poisoning and Juliani and McClure
 
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Jennifer St. Giles: Following Her Dreams

Jennifer St. Giles: Following Her Dreams

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USA Today bestselling author Jennifer St. Giles, aka Jennifer Saints and JL Saint, has won multiple writing awards, including the Golden Heart, the National Reader’s Choice Award, the RT Reviewer’s Choice, and the Daphne du Maurier. Jennifer writes in multiple genres, including romance, paranormal, contemporary, historical and military and time travel. She believes fervently in following your dreams and never giving up. Daily Dragon (DD): What inspired you to start writing, and what was your first sale? Jennifer St. Giles
 
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Black Knights and Bubba: An Interview with John G. Hartness

Black Knights and Bubba: An Interview with John G. Hartness

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John G. Hartness is the best-selling author of EPIC Award–winning series The Black Knight Chronicles from Bell Bridge Books, a comedic urban fantasy. He is also the creator of the comic horror Bubba the Monster Hunter series, and the creator and co-editor of the Big Bad series of horror anthologies from Dark Oak Press and Media. The past year has seen John launch a new dark fantasy series featuring Quincy Harker, Demon Hunter. On his Literate Liquors podcast, he pairs
 
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Epic Fantasy with Gail Z. Martin

Epic Fantasy with Gail Z. Martin

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Gail Z. Martin has published three epic fantasy series, The Chronicles of the Necromancer, The Fallen Kings Cycle, and The Ascendant Kingdoms Saga. She also writes the Deadly Curiosities urban fantasy series, which is set in Charleston, South Carolina, and, with her husband, Larry N. Martin, the Jake Desmet Adventures steampunk series. In addition, she writes four series of ebook short stories, The Jonmarc Vahanian Adventures, the Deadly Curiosities Adventures, the Blaine McFadden Adventures, and the Storm & Fury Adventures
 
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Finding Lightness in Dark Genres: An Interview with Eric R. Asher

Finding Lightness in Dark Genres: An Interview with Eric R. Asher

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Eric R. Asher is the author of the urban fantasy Vesik series and the YA dystopian Steamborn trilogy. A former bookseller, guitarist, and comic book seller, he describes himself as “a lifelong enthusiast of books, music, toys, and games.” Daily Dragon (DD): Your first published series was urban fantasy about a necromancer. Please tell us what this series is about and what inspired it. Eric R. Asher (ERA): Vesik follows the story of a necromancer, his vampire sister, and their
 
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From the Page to the Screen: An Interview with Tamsin L. Silver

From the Page to the Screen: An Interview with Tamsin L. Silver

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Tamsin L. Silver writes a YA urban fantasy series, the Sabrina Grayson novels, and speculative fiction short stories. She not only writes but directs the New York City-based web series, Skye of the Damned. Tamsin holds a BA in Theatre and Secondary Education, with a minor in Creative Writing and Shakespeare, from Winthrop University in South Carolina. Daily Dragon (DD): You recently launched a new series, the Sabrina Grayson novels. What are those are about? Tamsin L. Silver (TLS): This
 
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Behind the Scenes with Disability Services

Behind the Scenes with Disability Services

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Dragon Con is dedicated to making its events accessible to as many people as possible. Cherie Wren, the Director of Disability Services, oversees the convention’s assistance services, which range from registration help to interpreter services and wheelchair-accessible shuttles. She sat down with the Daily Dragon to discuss the way her department works. Daily Dragon (DD): How long have you been working with Disability Services at Dragon Con? Cherie Wren (CW): I started in 1999 as an ASL interpreter. At that
 
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Disciplined Writing: An Interview with Chris Kennedy

Disciplined Writing: An Interview with Chris Kennedy

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Chris Kennedy is an American science fiction and military fiction author and a former naval aviator and school principal. He is a member of the SFWA and the SCBWI. Chris’s full-length novels on Amazon include the Occupied Seattle military fiction duology, The Theogony and Codex Regius science fiction trilogies and the War for Dominance fantasy trilogy. Chris is also the author of the self-help book, Self-Publishing for Profit: How to Get Your Book Out of Your Head and Into the
 
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