On A Dark God Laughing, the first book in the series:
A Dark God Laughing is the intriguing debut
volume of Fiona McGavin's
A Dream and a Lie trilogy, offering readers a vividly
filled with violent religious strife, gender-shifting characters
engaging hint of decadence. I look forward to reading more as the
continues to unfold!
– Jacqueline Carey
Dreams of Drowning Now Available!
The book is available as of November 1. Check out the cover image here and order through the Immanion Press web site. You can also order through other online booksellers or by placing an order through your favorite brick and mortar bookseller.
Fiona McGavin Starts A Blog
Check in and see what Fiona is up to by reading her LiveJournal.
A Dark God Laughing Reviewed by Emerald City
The acclaimed Emerald City SF/Fantasy book review magazine has posted a glowing review! Download the review as a PDF or read the article online.
of A Dark God Laughing
Inception magazine's Summer 2005 includes a short review
of A Dark God Laughing, which is called "a significant contribution to Dark Fantasy literature."
Interview with Fiona McGavin
The Summer 2005 edition of Inception magazine features an
interview with the author of A Dark God Laughing. Fiona McGavin talks
about the evolution of the story, the writing process, and upcoming
A Dark God Laughing
A Dream and a Lie: Book One
by Fiona McGavin
Published by Immanion Press
online or from any bookseller.
inside — first 25 pages available as a PDF.
Close-up of cover.
From the back cover:
The world is changing.
In the bleak northern city of Zoelon, they burn witches on Wintertide's
Eve amongst the smoke and squalor of the factories. And in the east,
power is stirring and growing stronger…
Times are dangerous for one such as Alix Reste, for Alix sees the
future and he carries within him a destructive power that is beyond
anything he can understand or control.
Pursued through the smog dark city by a strange admirer and haunted
by his own nightmares and visions, Alix begins to realise that he
is a pawn in
a much larger game. But Alix has secrets of his own,
and he is not always what he seems.
As Wintertide's Eve draws relentlessly closer, the skies rain poison,
and Alix must decide where to pledge his allegiance and his own strange