At last, the final work of John M. Ford―one of the greatest SF and fantasy authors of his time.
by John M. Ford
Tor Books/St. Martin’s Press, April 2022
Enter the halls of Parliament with Varic, Coron of the Corvaric Coast. Visit Strange House with the Archmage Birch. Explore the mountains of Lady Longlight alongside the Palion Silvern, Sorcerer.
In the years before his unexpected death, John M. Ford wrote a novel of fantasy and magic unlike any other. Politics and abdicated kings, swords and sorcerous machine guns, divination and ancient empires―finally, Aspects is here.
“A great writer who is really f*cking brilliant.”—Neil Gaiman
“I can’t wait to fall in love with [Ford]’s books all over again.”—Cory Doctorow
“Simply one of the finest writers the field has ever produced.”—Orson Scott Card
« The best writer in America, bar none. »―Robert Jordan
John M. Ford (1957-2006) was a science fiction and fantasy writer, game designer, and poet whose work was held in high regard by peers ranging from Neil Gaiman to Robert Jordan to Jo Walton to Roger Zelazny, alongside innumerable others. His novels include the World Fantasy Award-winning The Dragon Waiting, the Philip K. Dick Award-winning Growing up Weightless, and the contemporary thriller The Scholars of Night. His debut novel Web of Angels (1980) has been called “cyberpunk before there was cyberpunk.” He spent the latter decade-and-a-half of his writing life in Minneapolis, Minnesota.