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BFRH 2019 11 29: Eric Flint and Walter H. Hunt on Council of Fire; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 72.

11/29/2019
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Eric Flint and Walter H. Hunt discuss historical flintlock fantasy novel Council of Fire. This is book two in the Arcane America shared universe series. The first is Dragon Award winning novel Uncharted. Council of Fire takes place before Uncharted, in the days of the French and Indian War in North America. But this is a North America that’s been cut off from Europe and one where magic of all varieties suddenly works; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 72.

Duration:01:02:55

BFRH 2019 11 22: John L. Carr, Alex Pournelle, and Phillip Pournelle on Best of Jerry Pournelle, Part 2; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 71.

11/22/2019
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John L. Carr, Alex Pournelle, and Phillip Pournelle in a roundtable discussion of The Best of Jerry Pournelle, edited by John L. Carr. Carr is the editor of the volume, and a long-time Pournelle associate. Alex and Phillip Pournelle are two of Jerry Pournelle’s sons. They all talk about the life and work of the late grandmaster of science fiction and a new collection of his work. This is part two of two; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 71.

Duration:00:55:40

BFRH 2019 11 15: John L. Carr, Alex Pournelle, and Phillip Pournelle on Best of Jerry Pournelle, Part 1; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 70.

11/15/2019
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John L. Carr, Alex Pournelle, and Phillip Pournelle in a roundtable discussion of The Best of Jerry Pournelle, edited by John L. Carr. Carr is the editor of the volume, and a long-time Pournelle associate. Alex and Phillip Pournelle are two of Jerry Pournelle’s sons. They all talk about the life and work of the late grandmaster of science fiction and a new collection of his work. This is part one of two; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 70.

Duration:01:01:47

BFRH 2019 11 08: D.J. Butler and Aaron Michael Ritchey on The Cunning Man; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 69.

11/8/2019
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D.J. Butler and Aaron Michael Ritchey discuss The Cunning Man, a fantasy novel set near a rural Utah mining camp during the Great Depression. The hero is a “cunning man,” a user of magic, who must solve the riddle of a haunted mine and of a trouble local family who may control the destiny of a camp full of out-of-work mining families; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 69.

Duration:01:10:08

BFRH 2019 11 01: David Carrico on 1636: Flight of the Nightingale; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 68.

11/1/2019
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David Carrico talks with Baen consulting editor David Afsharirad about 1636: The Flight of the Nightingale, a double novel set in Eric Flint’s Ring of Fire alternate history series. Carrico writes about music and musicians this 17th century Europe where a town from present day West Virginia has settled, bringing back recordings of Buddy Holly and Dave Brubek along with its denizens, and thus changing the future forever; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 68.

Duration:01:00:00

BFRH 2019 10 25: Mercedes Lackey and Rosemary Edghill on The Waters and the Wild; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 67.

10/25/2019
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Mercedes Lackey and Rosemary Edghill discuss The Waters and the Wild, a contemporary fantasy novel where Celtic magic crosses into the modern world at lake in upstate New York where a young woman is experiencing the pangs of adolescence; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 67.

Duration:00:51:55

BFRH 2019 10 18: The Chronicles of Davids Author Roundtable; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 66.

10/18/2019
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Editor David Afsharirad talks with The Chronicles of Davids anthology authors David B. Coe, David Boop, David Hardy, and D.J. "Dave" Butler about their stories in the anthology, which includes works David Weber, David Drake, Gregory Benford & David Brin, Avram Davidson, and many more "Davids," plus a cover by David Mattingly. Afsharirad talks about the reasoning behind the anthology and the great contributions it elicited; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 66.

Duration:01:08:27

BFRH 2019 10 11: Wil McCarthy on Antediluvian; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 65.

10/11/2019
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Wil McCarthy discusses Antediluvian, a science fiction novel in which a scientist accesses primordial memories and journeys back into prehistoric times and beyond where he encounters the very real and dangerous birth moments of myths and archetypes, from the Flood, to the destruction (and sometime incorporation) of the trolls—i.e. the Neandertals—to the birth of language itself, the book provides a grand, wonder-inducing journey, and McCarthy talks about some of the hard science behind the...

Duration:00:58:59

BFRH 2019 10 04: Eric Flint and Iver P. Cooper on 1636: The China Venture; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 64.

10/4/2019
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Eric Flint and Iver P. Cooper discuss their novel 1636: The China Venture, a new entry in the Ring of Fire alternate history/science fiction series. The U.S.E. sends a trade and diplomatic mission to the China of 1636, which must now come to terms with Twentieth Century technology and ways of thinking centuries early; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 64.

Duration:01:09:13

BFRH 2019 09 27: Editors and Authors of Stellaris; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 63.

9/27/2019
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Les Johnson, Robert E. Hampson, Sarah A. Hoyt, Catherine L. Smith, and Daniel M. Hoyt in a roundtable discussion of Stellaris: People of the Stars, a science fiction and science fact collection with origins in the Tennessee Valley Interstellar Workshop. It’s science fiction and science fact about how humans may need to change themselves and not just their environment as humanity takes to space; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 63.

Duration:01:20:32

BFRH 2019 09 20: Charles E. Gannon on Marque of Caine, Part 2; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 62.

9/20/2019
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Charles E. Gannon discusses Marque of Caine, the fifth entry in his hard science fiction adventure Caine Riordan series. This is part two of two; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 62.

Duration:01:08:06

BFRH 2019 09 13: Charles E. Gannon on Marque of Caine, Part 1; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 61.

9/13/2019
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Charles E. Gannon discusses Marque of Caine, the fifth entry in his hard science fiction adventure Caine Riordan series. This is part one of two; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 61.

Duration:01:00:28

BFRH 2019 09 06: Christopher Ruocchio on The Howling Dark; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 60.

9/6/2019
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Christopher Ruocchio discusses The Howling Dark, book 2 in his sprawling science fantasy Space Eater series. The book features a nobleman from the vast human Solan Star Empire seeking a rapprochement with a rapacious alien species that has so far been bent on human genocide. With echoes of Dune, Star Wars, and more, this is high caliber space opera by a promising new talent; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 60.

Duration:01:23:56

BFRH 2019 08 30: D.J. Butler on Witchy Kingdom; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 59.

8/30/2019
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D. J. Butler discusses Witchy Kingdom, his flintlock fantasy adventure novel and the sequel to Witchy Winter and Witchy Eye. This a book steeped in American folklore and set in an imagined early 19th century where magic works. Young and tough-minded Sarah Elysarias Penn has inherited the Serpent Throne of Cahokia, but the city is under siege by dread magical enemies. Sarah is North America’s only hope for peace and prosperity instead of a perpetual state of magical war; and Son of the...

Duration:01:21:20

BFRH 2019 08 23: Larry Correia, Sarah A. Hoyt and Toni Weisskopf on Monster Hunter Guardian; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 58.

8/23/2019
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Larry Correia, Sarah A. Hoyt and Toni Weisskopf discuss Monster Hunter Guardian, the latest entry in the Monster Hunter International series created by Larry Correia. This entry features Julie Shackleford-Pitt as she goes after a very nasty monster who has kidnapped her child; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 58.

Duration:01:01:54

BFRH 2019 08 16: Tom Kratman and Contributors on Terra Nova, Part 2; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 57.

8/16/2019
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Tom Kratman and contributing authors discuss Terra Nova, an anthology of stories by set in Kratman’s Carrera military science fiction series. Roundtable discussion includes Kratman, Vivienne Raper, Kacey Ezell, Mike Massa, Robert E. Hampson, Monalisa Foster, Justin Watson, Chris L. Smith, and Lawrence Railey. This is part two of a two-part interview; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 57.

Duration:01:08:54

BFRH 2019 08 09: Tom Kratman and Authors on Terra Nova, Part 1; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 56.

8/9/2019
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Tom Kratman and contributing authors discuss Terra Nova, an anthology of stories by various authors set in Kratman’s Carrera military science fiction series. Roundtable discussion includes Kratman, Vivienne Raper, Kacey Ezell, Mike Massa, Robert E. Hampson, Monalisa Foster, Justin Watson, Chris L. Smith, and Lawrence Railey. This is part one of a two-part interview; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 56.

Duration:01:08:05

BFRH 2019 08 02: J. J. Cragun on Baen Fantasy Award Winner "Treason Properly"; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 55.

8/2/2019
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J.J. Cragun talks about "Treason Properly," winner of the 2019 Baen Fantasy Adventure Award presented by Baen editors and Larry Correia at SpikeCon. Cragun discusses the genesis of the story in his high fantasy reading background, and talks about the characters and world-building that went into the tale. Treason properly is available in the free ebook download Free Stories 2019 at Baen.com; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 55.

Duration:01:02:31

BFRH 2019 07 26: T.C. McCarthy on Tyger Burning; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 54.

7/26/2019
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T.C. McCarthy discusses Tyger Burning, a science fiction novel set in a near future Earth where aliens invaded, then left—but promising to return to make war upon humanity. A cyber-modified Burmese warrior from a horrific world war must flee those who would destroy him and his family and fight a totalitarian Chinese menace in preparation for the alien onslaught to come; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 54.

Duration:01:00:35

BFRH 2019 07 19: John Ringo and Mike Massa on River of Night, Part 2; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 53.

7/19/2019
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John Ringo and Mike Massa discuss River of Night, sequel to The Valley of the Shadows, and an entry in the Black Tide Rising zombie apocalypse series created by Ringo. This is part two of a two-part interview; and Son of the Black Sword by Larry Correia, Part 53.

Duration:01:12:33