SEVEN WONDERS is a Barnes & Noble pick for August!

Barnes & Noble are the largest chain of retail bookstores in the US, and the company’s buyer Jim Kellen has listed Seven Wonders among 12 other books as a pick for August. My book is in some mighty fine company there, and I’m thrilled to be included!

And speaking of the US release – which is August 28th, less than three weeks away – I’ve received copies of the US trade paperback, which looks pretty cool:

A couple of days ago I took part in one of SF Signal‘s Mind Melds, in which authors are invited to talk about a set question. The topic for this installment was point of view, and you can find parts I and II (which includes me) of the piece here and here. In my piece I listed a few other books I think are worth checking out, which I’ll post more info about here shortly.

  • Wow, congratulations. You really ARE in good company, with Neal Stephenson, R. A. Salvatore and Terry Brooks.