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About the author:
Brand Gamblin was born in San Antonio in 1973. He spent most of his youth in Texas, earning a bachelors degree in Computer Science from Texas Tech University.
Following college, he achieved his boyhood dream of working as a video game programmer. For the next decade, he published games for such companies as Microprose, Acclaim, and Firaxis.
In his spare time, Brand created the YouTube video cult classic, "Calls For Cthulhu", which has thousands of followers worldwide, and has been nominated for several film awards.
Brand's first book, Tumbler, was released as a podiobook in 2009, and then was self-published in 2010.
His second book was a steampunk retelling of George Orwell's 1984. It was finished in 2010, and is still in production.
In 2011, Brand published "The Hidden Institute", a futuristic story of regentrification. It has been called "Oliver Twist meets My Fair Lady, with a death penalty."
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Brand Gamblin brings a slipstream sci-fi / fantasy story about spaceships, laser telescopes, miracles, kings, and monsters.
The crew of the space salvage ship JNE-0518 (the Jenny) have crashed on a planet that has lost its link to civilization. Surrounded by kindoms stuck in the dark ages, the crew decides to hire themselves out as wizards, available to make any prophecy come true. But the latest job goes bad when they find themselves transporting a deified prince. Can the team get away from two different nations before they are caught and burned as royal kidnappers and witches? Even if they can escape the two armies, can they escape the iron grip of prophecy itself?
- Publication Date:
- 1477495908 / 9781477495902
- Page Count:
- Binding Type:
- US Trade Paper
- Trim Size:
- 6" x 9"
- Black and White
- Related Categories:
- Fiction / Action & Adventure