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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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Synopsis of “The Kingstone of Airmid”

THE KINGSTONE OF AIRMID 127,882 Word High Fantasy   Since the creation of the world of Alastríona, the disobedient gods have amused themselves by pitting men against each other for sport, but the day is approaching when the final conflict … Continue reading

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Synopsis of “King’s Ransom”

KING’S RANSOM – A NOVEL OF INTRIGUE IN THE AGE OF PIRACY – 99,935 Word Historical Fiction In the days leading up to the War of Spanish Succession, an English Navy captain is ordered to disguise himself and his crew … Continue reading

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My Writing Process

I write novels in multiple genres, but I consider myself an Action novelist. Over the past 6 years, I have completed 9 novels (7 Action-Adventure, 1 Historical Fiction, and 1 Fantasy), am almost finished with my 10th novel (Historical Fiction), … Continue reading

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New Illustration From Upcoming Book “The Kingstone of Airmid”

Friends, I wanted to share with you a simply outstanding illustration that was done for my first fantasy novel, “The Kingstone of Airmid.” This is the map that will be on the inside cover of the book. It was created … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

This week is Thanksgiving in the United States – a day set aside to acknowledge and reflect upon those things for which we are grateful. This week also signals the start of the Christmas shopping season. Many of you are … Continue reading

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Ordering information for “The Order of the Saltier Trilogy”

The following is how “The Order of the Saltier Trilogy” may be ordered. Hardback Edition: Click here for Publisher’s Web Site (preferred method) Click here for Barnes & Noble Click here for Amazon eBook Edition: The eBook version of “The … Continue reading

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“The Order of the Saltier Trilogy” is Now Available in a Single Hardback Edition!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Order of the Saltier Trilogy, which includes the Knights of the Saltier (2010), the Crusaders of the Saltier (2011), and the Protectors of the Saltier (previously unpublished), is now available in a single hardback edition. The … Continue reading

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Author William Speir Interviewed on BlogTalkRadio

On Tuesday, December 6, 2011, William Speir, Author of the acclaimed Knights of the Saltier Series, was interviewed on BlogTalkRadio for On Screen News. The interview was focused on the release of the second book in the Order of the … Continue reading

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The Inspiration for the Central Conflict in “Crusaders of the Saltier – Book 2 of the Order of the Saltier Trilogy”

The core conflict in my second novel, “Crusaders of the Saltier – Book 2 or the Order of the Saltier Trilogy,” concerns an attempt by an ambitious politician to take total control over the government of the United States of … Continue reading

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