Yesterday I had a chance to catch up with Ryan Dalton to discuss his newest book The Black Tempest, including some exclusive tidbits about a couple characters, and I get some teases regarding book three. Watch the video below to watch Dalton explain how his nerdiness has paid off in his writing. Major and minor spoilers though, if you haven’t read The Year of Lightning and The Black Tempest!
If you’re still interested in Ryan Dalton’s trilogy, watch the video from this point, way less awesomeness, but also way less spoilery.
You may recall last year that I did a review of author Ryan Dalton’s debut novel The Year of Lightning, which also happens to be the first of his Time Shift trilogy. Well, yours truly has had an early chance to read book two, The Black Tempest, and things get fantastic.
If you read my previous review, I was hesitant to read The Year of Lightning, considering it’s Young Adult fiction, a genre I swore off after Twilight and Hunger Games. And I’d be lying if I didn’t say up front that I was equally hesitant to begin reading The Black Tempest, considering it’s a sequel.
Despite several sequels not living up to my expectations over the years, I haven’t sworn off sequels. I’ve just become wary of them, as few live up to the expectations I have. However, plenty of authors have had good sequels, and now I can say that Ryan Dalton is one of them. Continue reading “Dalton’s Time Shift Trilogy Gets Fantastic With The Black Tempest.” »
So the title of this post is a bit of a pun, that you should get by the end of the next sentence. Ryan Dalton‘s new book The Year of Lightning comes out on January 12th. Get it yet? No… rinse, repeat, and read on!
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