Redbark

Redbark by Sherwood Smith

Redbark
The Phoenix Feather II
by Sherwood Smith
$4.95 (Novel)
ISBN 978-1-61138-988-3

A BVC Original

Twenty-five years ago, a sworn bodyguard and a reluctant bride fled an angry prince, married in secret, and vanished. That prince is now the emperor, with a very long memory.

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Fledglings

Fledglings by Sherwood Smith

Fledglings
The Phoenix Feather I
by Sherwood Smith
$4.95 (Novel)
ISBN 978-1-61138-970-8

A BVC Original

In the grand tradition of martial arts fantasy tales, Fledglings begins twenty-five years ago, when a pair of lovers ran for their lives from an angry prince. They washed up on an island where they adopted new identities–and found themselves blessed by an omen promising great things, a single golden phoenix feather.

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Writing Fight Scenes

Writing Fight Scenes cover

by Marie Brennan
$2.99 (Non-fiction) ISBN 978-1-61138-307-2

Have you ever:
• Held a sword?
• Taken a karate class?
• Punched another person in the face?

Even if your answer is “no,” you can still write a good fight scene. In this guide, fantasy novelist Marie Brennan will show you how. Drawing on her experience with fencing, stage combat choreography, Okinawan martial arts, and above all writing, she lays out the components that turn the strikes into a compelling story.
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