Former SFWA President Jerry Pournelle (b.1933) died on September 8.
In a France-inspired realm of musketeers, Chefs are regarded as elite warriors and clerics blessed by the Five Gods. Chef Adamantine Garland and her long-lost daughter, Princess Solenn, battle assassins and court intrigues as war looms over them.
Award-winning author, editor, and publisher Danielle Ackley-McPhail has worked both sides of the publishing industry for longer than she cares to admit. In 2014 she joined forces with Mike McPhail and Greg Schauer to form eSpec Books (www.especbooks.