Marshall Ryan Maresca will sign and discuss The Alchemy of Chaos (DAW; $7.99).
Marshall Ryan Maresca grew up in upstate New York and studied film and video production at Penn State. He now lives Austin with his wife and son. His work appeared in Norton Anthology of Hint Fiction and Rick Klaw's anthology Rayguns Over Texas. He also has had several short plays produced and has worked as a stage actor, a theatrical director and an amateur chef. The Thorn of Dentonhill is his debut novel. DAW will also be publishing A Murder of Mages, the first novel in Marshall's second fantasy series, set in the city of Maradaine. For more information, visit Marshall's website at www.mrmaresca.com.
Blending vigilante justice with epic fantasy, this second novel finds student Veranix Calbert returning to fight crime in the city of Maradaine - -Veranix is Batman, if Batman were a teenager and magically talented.- --Library Journal
Blending vigilante justice with epic fantasy, student mage Veranix Calbert fights crime in the city of Maradaine in this fast-paced debut novel - "Veranix is Batman, if Batman were a teenager and magically talented." --Library Journal
The first book of the Maradaine Constabulary series blends high fantasy, murder mystery, and gritty urban magic...