Category Archives: news

I MAKES BOOK COVERS (it’s true. I do.)


I do covers. If you want one hit me up. You get print layout and ebook cover. james AT jamesrtuck DOT com (replace AT with @ and DOT with . and close the gaps) On my personal books I did … Continue reading

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NOIR IN THE HEARTLAND (or how me and Springsteen and a bunch of crime-writing badasses are making a difference)


Pay attention to this one, it’s BIG. I’m in a new anthology. I know, I know, I’m in a LOT of anthologies, but this one is a bit different. This one is a Crime Fiction anthology being put out by … Continue reading

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NEW DEACON CHALK BOOK! (or no clever title on this one, just getting the word out)


HARK! all Loyals and True Believers the wait is over! Now you can have an ALL NEW DEACON BOOK! (sorta) Please welcome to the family SPECIAL FEATURES: A Deacon Chalk Short Story Collection Okay, let me explain. I look at … Continue reading

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HELLO LIL’ DEACON (and some pretty vague news)


Okay, so it’s exciting times here. Yesterday I got a royalty check from Kensington. Whoo HOO! It was a nicely sum, not life-changing by any means, but good. Steak dinner, new laptop, new camera, new violin for the Missus, and … Continue reading

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WHERE YOU AT, TUCK WHERE YOU AT? (or a general update)


So, it’s been a minute since I’ve blogged. Sorry about that. Here’s the happy haps so you can keep up. First of all: BLOOD AND MAGICK drops like a lead elephant NEXT TUESDAY! (March 4th) so go buy it, review … Continue reading

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STRAP ON THEM IRONS BOYS (or the announcement of a new project)


If you been paying attention to my social media (and if you haven’t then why not?) then you know I am a part of the Outlaws Of Fiction. We’re like the Four Horsemen of WCW. Four authors who write edgy … Continue reading

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WHAT THE HELL HAS JAMES BEEN DOING LATELY? (aka: status report)


Hello Loyals and True Believers. I hope you are well. I love you all and it is good to see you again. I have many writer friends and occasionally they post up what they are doing and how it is … Continue reading

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YOU CAN BE WHERE I WILL BE (making it easy for fans and stalkers lol)


OFFICIAL CONTEST FROM THE  OLDE CITY, NEW BLOOD CONVENTION Dearly Beloved,  We are gathered here today, to join two awesome things in a state of increased awesomeness. Today, we’re bringing together an author/reader mini-con, and the chance to WIN YOUR … Continue reading

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WHAT HAS BEEN GOING ON? (The Happy-haps)


Okay gang. I have a LOT happening right now. First of all BLOOD AND SILVER is about to drop and roundhouse kick the urban fantasy world in the neck. It’s available this Tuesday (Aug. 7th) and here are some early … Continue reading

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BUSIER THAN A TEN-PECKERED ROOSTER IN A HENHOUSE


Here’s a general rundown of what I am doing and have been doing and the general crazy that is my life right now. First of all I am all over the place. This Saturday (June 23rd) I will be at … Continue reading

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