Book Discussion: BLOOD & IRON by Elizabeth Bear in Paramus on Friday, 10/30/09.
- You are invited to attend the Month End Book Group's discussion of BLOOD AND IRON by Elizabeth Bear. This is the first book in the award winning author's Promethean Age series.
This is a contemporary fantasy novel set in New York, Ireland, the realm of the fairies, and elsewhere. For ages the secret Prometheus Club of sorcerers has covertly defended mankind from supernatural creatures. The battle between man and fairie is coming to a head, with ancient prophesies indicating that one or both races may cease to exist. The work abounds with conficted characters with divided loyalties working to avoid the doom that seems inevitable.
Amazon Page: http://www.amazon.com/Blood-Iron-Novel-Promethean-Age/dp/0451460928
The discussion will be at 7:30 PM in Food Court of the Paramus Park Mall in Paramus, New Jersey on Friday, October 30, 2009. We will be near the second floor elevators behind Dunkin' Donuts. We'd love to see you even if you have not read the book.
Note: Elizabeth Bear will speak at the General Meeting of the Science Fiction Association of Bergen County on Saturday, November 14, 2009. Come and meet the author. Details are on the Association's website: www.sfabc.org.