Month: May 2016

Gritty Giveaways, May 26, 2016

Here are some of the current Goodreads Giveaways that Epic Grit fans may enjoy. Fantasy Fiction May 23 – May 31, 2016: Nathan Garrison – Veiled Empire (Sundered World Trilogy #1) May 24 – Jun 01, 2016: Magnus Mills – The Field of the Cloth of Gold May 23 – Jun 03, 2016: Daniel Polansky – A City Dreaming: A Novel May 23 – Jun 10, 2016: Daniel O’Malley – Stiletto (The Checquy Files, #2) May 23 – Jun 12, 2016: B. Thomas Harwood – Eternidad: Cimmerian Rising May 20 – Jun 20, 2016: T.L. Greylock – The Hills...

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Review: Hardcore History Podcast by Dan Carlin

Dan Carlin has the perfect background to generate a history podcast. He has experience in broadcast journalism, first in television, then as a talk-radio host. He also has a B.A. in History, so his enthusiasm for the subject is evident. The result is that he has the perfect mix of experience, skills, and passion to craft compelling narratives for historical topics in audio form. Hardcore History is Carlin’s extremely popular podcast that tackles thrilling and thorny topics from history. The structure of the episodes has changed over time. Early episodes were shorter one-shot topics with titles such as “Alexander...

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Epic Grit Free Reads: May 25, 2016

Welcome to this week’s Epic Grit Free Reads. In this edition our fiction links are "Godfall" by Sandra M. Odell, presented at Giganotosaurus, and the novelette "From the Spices of Sanandira" by Bradley P. Beaulieu, presented in two parts at Beneath Ceaseless Skies. For nonfiction we link "Archaeology of the Undead" by James Close at The Atlantic. Also, "The Brief, Extraordinary Life of Cody Spafford" by Allecia Vermillion at Seattle Met. Links: Fantasy: "Godfall" by Sandra M. Odell [Giganotosaurus] History: "Archaeology of the Undead" by James Close [The Atlantic] Fantasy: "From the Spices of Sanandira, Pt. I" by Bradley...

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