Author Archives: Vic James

I’ve done pretty much every book-related job there is. At school, I volunteered at my local library. At uni, I helped fund my degree by working night shifts on the college library desk. I’ve been paid to write reviews of … Continue reading

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Since my deals for GILDED CAGE and the Dark Gifts sequence were announced, I’ve had lots of people asking how it all happened. Now, every journey to publication is different. But there are two things every writer needs to hear: … Continue reading

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So, yesterday I finished Book 2 in the DARK GIFTS trilogy. Well, not ‘finished’, exactly. More like ‘completed the start’ of Book 2. Because from here,  a whole process begins: developmental edits, line edits and copy edits. At the end … Continue reading

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Right now, I’m so flat out working on the sequels to GILDED CAGE – books 2 and 3 of the Dark Gifts trilogy – that I don’t have much head-space for reading. (I don’t have much head-space for the real … Continue reading

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Having loved the beginning of Fletcher’s journey in THE NOVICE (if you’ve not read that, go hunt down a copy right now), I couldn’t wait for this second installment in Taran Matharu’s tale of a teenage summoner and his salamander … Continue reading

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