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Robin Hobb news and updates

New Bookplates!

I sometimes receive requests by mail to autograph books.  Unfortunately, most of my packages are left on my doorstep, and the rainy Washington weather is not kind to books.   So rather than have readers send me books to be signed and then make multiple trips to the post office so I can mail them back,… Continue Reading

What’s In a Name?

Shakespeare asked us that, some time ago.  As Juliet mused on her balcony, she pondered, “After all,  A rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” But what if I offer you a rose, but when you open the box, you find a turnip?.  Or a bicycle? Tonight, against my inclinations, I went to… Continue Reading

Miscon Approaches!

And what is Miscon?  It’s Montana’s longest running SF/fantasy convention, held in Missoula over the last weekend in May. It’s over Memorial Day weekend, so our plan is to head down with several of Hobb’s Goblins (the apprentice assistants) and Kat, Chase and Ru (the folks who get things done around here) and have a… Continue Reading

Guest of Honor for Gencon!

I am so pleased to share this news with you all! And the best way to do that is with this LINK!   Now I know they show a Seattle address at the bottom of that page. But it will actually be in Indianapolis!  August 4-7, 2016 at the Indiana Convention Center.   I’ll hope… Continue Reading

Emerald City Comic Con

Chase here, for those attending Emerald City Comic Con this year and hope to connect with us, we will be starting our first panel off on Friday the 8th, at 4pm in room W603, alongside Kevin Hearne, Peter V. Brett, and Tricia Narwani. That same day at 5:15pm in the same room will be the… Continue Reading