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2017 Royal Palm Litarary Awards

The results are in! At the 2017 Royal Palm Literary Award Banquet on October 21, Author William Speir won the following three trophies: 1st Place Published Historical Fiction: “Nicaea – The Rise of the Imperial Church” 2nd Place Published Historical … Continue reading

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Synopsis of My New Historical Fiction Novel

NICAEA – THE RISE OF THE IMPERIAL CHURCH A 69,956 Word Historical Fiction Novel by William Speir             Early in the 4th century, a new religious doctrine threatens to split the Christian churches apart. The Roman Emperor grows tired of … Continue reading

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Synopsis of My New Science Fiction Novel

THE OLYMPIUM OF BACCHUS 12 A 79,635 Word Science Fiction Novel by William Speir             The year is 2614 – 206 years after Earth was destroyed in a natural cataclysm and the United Earth Planets Confederation (UEPC) became humanity’s new … Continue reading

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Speir’s Latest Novel is a Cross between Mission Impossible and the Knights Templar

The Knights of the Saltire, the first in a seven-book action adventure series, is released by Progressive Rising Phoenix Press Progressive Rising Phoenix Press is proud to announce the release of The Knights of the Saltire, the first of a … Continue reading

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Book Release Announcement: “The Saga of Asbjorn Thorleikson”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Saga of Asbjorn Thorleikson – A Novel of Vikings in Scotland is now available for purchase! In the latter half of the ninth century A.D., Asbjorn Thorleikson, a young Norseman, prepares to leave Ireland on his … Continue reading

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William Speir Signs Contract to Publish 8 Novels

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Author William Speir is pleased to announce that, on 1 June 2015, he signed a contract with Progressive Rising Phoenix Press (www.progressiverisingphoenix.com) to publish his second historical fiction novel, “The Saga of Asbjorn Thorleikson.”  Work will begin … Continue reading

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“King’s Ransom” Now Available For Purchase

My award winning historical novel, King’s Ransom, is now available to purchase in hardback and softback.  You may order your copy today via Amazon and Barnes & Noble, as well as select other online sites and book retail locations.  The … Continue reading

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