Author Archives: Tim C. Taylor

About Tim C. Taylor

Science fiction publisher and author of the bestselling Human Legion series. I live with my wife and young family in an English village. I am currently writing full time, when I'm not roped into building Lego.

A new trend for publishing retail?

Most days I spend time looking around the world of publishing when I should really be in that world and writing novels. Here’s something I found today that really caught my eye. Sometimes authors get together and talk about how … Continue reading

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Fake news and eBook publishing

For a bit of lunchtime fun, I tried journalism in response to today’s press release from the Publishers’ Association, which has been widely reported in the UK press, emphasizing the story that eBook sales are in a ‘slump’. Here’s my … Continue reading

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Meet the Boss Man!

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Originally posted on J.R. Handley Blog:
INTRODUCTION TO THE HUMAN LEGION CREATOR: ? Hello Space Cadets, I wanted to offer you a treat in honor of the recently passed Halloween.  I’ve managed to snag an interview with the creator…

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Red Shirt Application

Originally posted on J.R. Handley Blog:
Hello Space Cadets, today I wanted to take a second to make a call out for Red Shirt Applications!  In every military science fiction book, there are characters whose only role is to…

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Giving book reviews – honest reviews – can be savage business for a writer

I’ve reviewed a few books over the last few months, partly because I enjoy reading, partly for the expanded view it gives me of other writing styles, and a little because I feel it’s a … Source: Giving book reviews … Continue reading

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The Empire at War is available to buy

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Originally posted on The Human Legion:
I’ve been published in a British-themed multi-author boxed set, which is available for Kindle pre-order now at a ridiculously low price and will be available on general release on Friday 5th Feb. We’re working…

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The Martian, Rejection, and Finding Your Reader

Originally posted on Annie Cardi:
Recently I read The Martian. It’s been the big buzz book over the last year or two, with a new movie out. Usually I don’t dive into a lot of the best-seller adult list, but I…

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The latest science fiction bestseller charts

Originally posted on The Human Legion:
Here’s my latest trawl through the science fiction top 20 bestseller and bestselling author charts on amazon.com. The point of these posts is twofold. Firstly it’s an opportunity to celebrate what’s hot right now…

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This week’s science fiction bestseller charts

Originally posted on The Human Legion:
Here’s my latest trawl through the science fiction top 20 bestseller and bestselling author charts on amazon.com The point of these posts is twofold: it’s an opportunity to celebrate what’s hot right now in…

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What’s really hot in science fiction: part 2

Originally posted on The Human Legion:
Welcome back to an occasional series of posts on what’s hot in science fiction, concentrating on Amazon’s science fiction bestseller charts. For a discussion of what I’m up to, and why I want to…

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