Blog | Official Author Website of Melissa McPhailDec 24, Book Covers , Book five , New releases , writing 94 comments. I was hoping to have a book five cover and title ready to release, but my artist needs another week or two, so you can look for miracle of miracles another blog post from me within the next few weeks, revealing all of that. Everyone currently subscribed to my newsletter will receive a complimentary ebook copy once that book is ready for print. Again, I was hoping to have this release ready for you by Christmas, but my cover artist apparently has other clients imagine! So sorry, everyone! Let me know if you prefer one over the other. I would love to know your thoughts.
Book Five Release Date and Other News
Photo credit: The Awakening by Cygx1. And that, dear readers, dumps us onto the crux of my biggest challenge in writing book five. There are a LOT of viewpoint characters, and now more than ever, they intersect, entwine and weave in and around each other. This is a new problem specific to this book. To be in their head, think their thoughts, use their vernacular. It takes a bit of doing.
Let me know how you like it. If nothing else, hopefully this helps whet your appetite for all things Alorin. I Love the cover and look forward to it being released. I am currently rereading Kingdom Blades. You are one of my 3 favorite authors and I look forward to reading your books for years to come. I am sooooo excited — Book 5 is coming…. Hi Melissa, I love the title -really excited now.
In Alorin One man holds the secret to reverting this decline: Bjorn van Gelderan, a dangerous and enigmatic man whose shocking betrayal three centuries past earned him a traitor's brand. But first he'll have to find him At long last, the reason for the blessed Adept race's decline has been discovered: powerful beings known as Malorin'athgul are disrupting the Balance and preventing Alorin's Adepts from awakening to their gifts. Who are they? Where are they? And how can they be stopped when they wield a power meant to unmake the universe itself?
Make sure While I know many of you are enjoying my series on Audible which is read by the extremely talented Nick Podehl, who does an incredible job of pronouncing the many incomprehensible names I've constructed for my characters it's been brought to my attention that some It makes me very proud, both as a musician and a fantasy fan. Since so many of you are asking, the Audible version of The Sixth Strand will not release in June with the print and ebook editions. The data I have from my publisher at this time is that Nick Podehl is set to record the book in September. Based on past experience, Let me know how you like it.