Sebastien de Castell nominated for the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer!


We know how amazing he is, you know how amazing he is and now THE HUGO AWARDS know how amazing he is . . . We like to wish Sebastien huge, huge, HUGE congratulations for being nominated for the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer!   The John W. …

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A good start to Flaming June for Sebastien de Castell!


It’s obviously been a good year for heroic fantasy – and I am thrilled to be able to tell you that our very own Sebastien de Castell has been shortlisted for the DAVID GEMMELL Morningstar Award for Best Debut for Traitor’s Blade, the first in the Greatcoats saga. He’s got …

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Huzzah for Summer—


—which starts right here, at Jo Fletcher Books! Excited? You will be . . . So grab your old wicker picnic basket, cardboard box or plastic bag and fill it with the best picnicky foods you can lay your hands on, then grab a rug, a bottle of vintage champagne, …

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It’s time for your second decision Greatcoat

You’ve seen Falcio’s judgment of the Murder in Nerrem. Perhaps you agree with his judgment, perhaps you don’t. Whatever your choice, you must now render the verdict so that those present at the trial will remember your judgment. The Greatcoats do this by singing the verdict. The most common form …

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