Nice Dragons Finish Last

"A deliriously smart and funny beginning to a new urban fantasy series about dragons in the ruins of Detroit...inventive, uproariously clever, and completely un-put-down-able!" - SF Signal

Let's Talk Numbers: Wild Speculation on the New KU

Jul 3rd, 9:34am
I know I'm supposed to be on vacation, but this was too exciting not to talk about!!!As I mentioned a week ago, Amazon has changed the way it calculates borrows for Kindle Unlimited, their book subscription service. In that post, I was pretty optimistic about the proposed changes, and now that new system is actually live...well...I'm not really sure what to think. It could be absolutely amazi... Read More

Writing Wednesdays: How to Deal With a Character Taking Over Your Book

Jul 1st, 9:48am
We're on a bit of a sudden enforced vacation here at Casa de Aaron Bach. We didn't realize summer camp was closed the entire week of July 4, so it's suddenly "madly run around North Georgia doing outdoorsy stuff with our son!" time. Because of the interruptions, today's Writing Wednesday is going to be a little different.Every November for the last four years, I've done an AMA with writers over at... Read More

Writing Wednesdays: What Description Really Does

Jun 24th, 9:42am
Nice Dragons Finish Last is $0.99 for only one more week! Get you one!Writing Wednesdays: What Description Really DoesLike exposition, writing description is one of those things that, if you're not already inclined to it, can feel like an anchor around your paragraphs. It's all too easy to go overboard describing what your characters see and feel, and while you may think you're giving your readers... Read More

"For all lovers of urban fantasy, this book will be a welcome addition to their shelves. Rachel Aaron brings her charismatic humor and superb characterization to this story while also developing a very unique world" - Fantasy Book Critic on Nice Dragons Finish Last

"Super fun, fast paced, urban fantasy full of heart, and plenty of magic, charm and humor to spare, this self published gem was one of my favorite discoveries this year!" - The Midnight Garden on Nice Dragons Finish Last

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"This book kicked ass, I loved the main characters, the mystery, the setting, the plot twists, I JUST LOVED IT! Perfect light sci-fi. If you like space stuff that isn't that complicated but highly entertaining, I give two thumbs up!" - Felicia Day on Fortune's Pawn

"I loved this book! So helpful!" - Courtney Milan, NYT Bestselling Author on 2k to 10k: Writing Faster, Writing Better, and Writing More of What You Love

"A romp of a lighthearted fantasy starring an absolutely darling rogue." - Publisher's Weekly on The Legend of Eli Omnibus