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Exclusive Excerpt: CODEX BORN by Jim C. Hines

6 August 2013 Jackie 1

I am excited to welcome author Jim C. Hines, who’s celebrating the release of his second Magic ex Libris novel, Codex Born. Five hundred years ago, Johannes Gutenberg discovered the art of libriomancy, allowing him to reach into books to create things from their pages. Gutenberg’s power brought him many […]

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School’s In: Jim C Hines & Isaac Vainio

1 September 2012 Jackie 4

It’s that time of year again. Everyone is going back to school and so is Jim C. Hines’s Isaac Vainio from Libriomancer. Isaac Vainio is a Libriomancer, a member of the secret organization founded five centuries ago by Johannes Gutenberg. Libriomancers are gifted with the ability to magically reach into […]

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The Stepsister Scheme by JC Hines

4 August 2010 Jackie 2

One of my favorite types of stories are twisted fairy tales, where an author takes a classic and gives it a makeover. Sometimes they don’t turn out all that well, but I can’t say that with The Stepsister Scheme by Jim C. Hines. It was fabulous! Cinderella–whose real name is […]