Here is the 2nd webad for Splintered Suns, with a quote from American SF writer, Paul Di Filippo
Seeds Of Earth, US Edition, Out Today!
Yup, here it is, publication day for SEEDS OF EARTH, book one of my space opera trilogy, Humanity’s Fire. Orbit US have essentially kept the original Steve Stone artwork and used their own lettering and cover design. And it looks damned handsome! http://www.amazon.com/Seeds-Earth-Humanitys-Michael-Cobley/dp/0316213985/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1348570526&sr=1-1&keywords=seeds+of+earth+michael+cobleyRead More
SOE Competition Winners!
Well, wasn’t that fun and indeed revealing? Just to remind you, the question was – “Bearing in mind the SETTING of Seeds Of Earth, what is the connection between the book and the poet, John Keats?” I believe I also dropped clangorous hints as the use of Google by which an answer might be procured. […]Read More
Seeds Of Earth – German Cover
And here, freshly arrived by the magic of the internets, the cover for Seeds Of Earth, as to be published by Heyne in Germany, in August 2010. Following, you`ll see, a similar theme to the UK cover, except with the hyperspace drive assembly now positioned in the hull’s midflank. (Of course, I didnt think of that […]Read More
Activity Roundup At The Start Of The Year 2010
As previously mentioned, the A-format mass-market edition of Seeds Of Earth is about to spring, fully-formed and nattily-garbed onto the shelves of the nation. Yes, Virginia, you can win a copy of this papery, spacy wonderfulness – simply scroll down to the competition posting, complete with question (and gratuitous HINT!). Think, then answer, and mebbe even […]Read More
Interview Over At Dave Brendon’s Fantasy & SciFi Weblog
Like the title says, a short interview done with David Jooste and which you can read by clicking yon wee linky thing…. http://davebrendon.wordpress.com/2009/04/27/an-interview-with-michael-coble-interview/Read More
Iron Mosaic: Short Stories, Tall Tales, Condensed Epics, And Enigmatic Narratives
Landmarks are important. I began writing with serious intent back in 1986, and my first story acceptance was Writing For A Dying, a Barkeristic horror story which appeared in a UK small press zine called Cassandra Anthology that same year. My first professional sale was Waltz In Flexitime, a nifty, quickfooted little time-travel story which appeared […]Read More
STAKING OUT MY YOUTUBE CLAIM
Yes, with the skill and art of the redoubtable Mr Peri Urban, yours truly has started up me own Youtube channel, complete with an inaugural movie. Check it out at – http://uk.youtube.com/user/michaelcobley Once I figure out how to embed it here, it will be done, for now would you kindly click on da link?Read More
Seeds Of Earth – fantabulous cover by Steve Stone!
Steve Stone is The Man – it was he who created the covers for my Shadowkings books, three wonderful images that I`ll treasure forever, and now he’s done it again for my new book, SEEDS OF EARTH, due out in March next year from Orbit UK. What you’re seeing are the three colonyships which flee […]Read More