I am delighted to bring you yet another installment in our ongoing interview series here at Smash Dragons. This week I had the amazing opportunity to sit down and chat with the evil mastermind known as Brian Staveley (seriously… he is a nice guy). Now for those of you who don’t know Brian he is the author of the incredible Chronicles of the Unhewn Throne series, and one of the few authors who I genuinely believe will change the landscape of speculative fiction in years to come. I hope you enjoy!
Brian, welcome to Smash Dragons!
First up, tell us a little about yourself and the Unhewn Throne series.
I’m the guy who still hasn’t figured out that I should put the mug down after the third cup of coffee.
The Chronicle of the Unhewn Throne follows three adult children of a murdered emperor – a monk, a special forces soldier, and a politician – as they try to untangle the conspiracy behind their father’s murder, while staying alive themselves…