Hey, ya'll. Sam here. I've got news for you that involves major savings and possibly time travel. This is what I know right now. My publisher is slashing smashing murdering slaughtering lowering prices and offering the hard cover of The Green Ember, along with the paperback of The Black Star of Kingston, in a bundle for a mere $20. Only TWENTY American Dollars. I don't know why he's … [Read more...] about Save Yourself! (Money): The Best Deal on My Books Since 1790
The Black Star of Kingston
World Magazine's Emily Whitten (also of Redeemed Reader fame) interviewed Zach Franzen, Andrew Peterson, Randall Goodgame (Slugs & Bugs), and myself for a spot on World Radio's "The World and Everything In It." It features an intro to The Black Star of Kingston, a bit about Inkwell, and way too much credit to me as a leader. Also, I sound like I had been smoking, but I had just been (shocker) … [Read more...] about Black Star On The Radio: Fireballs, Fables, and Allies in Imagination
I'm so honored to be over at my friend Sally Clarkson's blog today talking about New Stories With an Old Soul. She's also giving away three copies of my new book, The Black Star of Kingston. Head over and enter the giveaway! ***** “It is of the new things that men tire—of fashions and proposals and improvements and change. But it is the old things that startle and intoxicate; it is the … [Read more...] about New Stories With an Old Soul: And a Giveaway with Sally Clarkson
The day is finally here! My second novel, a short prequel to The Green Ember, is out today. The Black Star of Kingston is available to ship right now! I have three quick favors to ask. Can you help me out? 1. Get it. If you haven't ordered a copy yet, please give this story a shot! 2. Review it. Please, give a rating and leave a review at Amazon (once you read it). It only takes a … [Read more...] about It’s Black Star Release Day and I Need Your Help! (And You Might Win a T-Shirt & More)
The Green Ember is FREE. Get it now. Share it now. --- This little adventure has been fun. Writing is necessarily a lonely vocation, and the “self-promotion” part of the job is fraught with real and imagined perils. But one thing I’ve been so grateful for has been the constant, enthusiastic support we’ve had from our friends. That’s you. You have shared your enthusiasm for the book(s) with … [Read more...] about UPDATE: FREE DAYS ARE DONE The Green Ember is FREE! Can You Help Us Spread The Word?
Oh, man. Our Story Warren Family Conference, Inkwell, was incredible. I’m so grateful for how it went. We had around 250 kids with their families together all day for an amazing experience. Inkwell is a day for Unbottling Imagination. Why? For Kingdom Anticipation. It's a fun, funny, and friendly event. But the heart of the thing is serious. As our culture withers in many ways, we aim to be a … [Read more...] about Falling Into An Inkwell
It's available, friends! Please do us a solid and order yourself a copy (or several) and share this with your friends! (And in case you're wondering, we DO want you to order from Amazon and please use our link.) Black Star releases on July 13. Thank you so much! Paperback link. Kindle link. Now, a bit about this book. I have heard from so many readers of The Green Ember who have … [Read more...] about The Black Star of Kingston is Available for Pre-order!
(What follows is merely part of my newsletter...a day late and shorn of the crummy special offers and pathetic exclusives you can only have if you are subscribed. Do it here, yo.) ---- Hey Friends! This is gonna be a quick one. Life has been good. Good and busy. My second book has gone to press! The Black Star of Kingston is out of my hands and about to get printed in terrifyingly large … [Read more...] about Black Star Cover Reveal, Events, Advocates, T-Shirts, & Less:Blasting May to Smithereens