Tag Archives: Irene Radford

Nevertheless She Persisted: Den of Iniquity

Den of Iniquity My story in this anthology started with this: There are photos of many similar hearths floating around the internet. Some of them more sinister than this. As cool and imaginative as they are, I’m not certain I’d … Continue reading

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THE LANGUAGE ATTIC: shazzing

The Word Museum by Jeffrey Kacirk, Barnes & Noble, New York, 2000 is a marvelous tool for writers of historical fiction. Not only does it help find the right word for the occasion, it is good for a laugh or … Continue reading

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BVC Announces Bundleset #01

BVC Bundleset

Four BVC authors offer bundles of their most popular novels. Continue reading

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BVC Announces Speculative Journeys by Irene Radford

Speculative Journeys by Irene Radford

Speculative Journeys by Irene Radford In Speculative Journeys, Irene Radford extends her short story collections into science fiction and contemporary fantasy with fourteen tales both old and new. Why is time-travel reserved for wealthy tourists and forbidden to historians?

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Story Excerpt Sunday: from ‘The Final Choice’ in Fantastical Ramblings by Irene Radford

Fantastical Ramblings

The Final Choice a story from the collection Fantastical Ramblings by Irene Radford Death sat at the bar wondering what he had forgotten to do. 11:02 P.M. December 31. There was something he had to do before midnight or the … Continue reading

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Phyllis (Irene) Radford is #1 Skywarrior Books

Book View Cafe’s own Phyllis Radford (aka Irene Radford, P.R. Frost, and C.F. Bentley) is June’s top-selling author at Skywarrior Books, publisher of her collaborations with Bob Brown. Congrats, Phyl!

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Author Interview: Phyllis Irene Radford

Changing or keeping a pen name is a numbers game. Can the publisher get better publicity and orders from a new name or an old one? I have a lot of YA readers of the dragon books. The marketing department didn’t want young readers exposed to the high sensuality and violence of modern life in the Tess books. Harmony and the sequel Enigma are a spiritual journey with a literary twist in a space opera landscape, unlike anything I have ever written before. Thus a new (pen) name for it as well. Continue reading

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All Creatures Real and Otherwise: A Familiar’s Promise

Editor’s note: This week’s “critter” post is a special post on music about the Irish wolfhounds in Irene Radford’s Merlin’s Descendants series. I’m not certain when I fell I love with Irish Wolfhounds.  It might have been the day a … Continue reading

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Writing, Obsession, and Velveteen Moments
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Several of us Book View Café “staffers” were discussing why we write. Specifically, Amy Sterling Casil wondered aloud (as it were) if we wrote because we had that certain type of experience that caused us to sit up and take note, … Continue reading

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Irene Radford “Fast Forward” Interview

Recently, Book View Cafe’s own Phyllis Irene Radford, author of Magna Bloody Carta and Guardian of the Balance (Book View Cafe Specials this holiday season), sat down with Mike Zipster of “Fast Forward” in Arlington, MA. We are pleased to link you to Irene Radford’s … Continue reading

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