Thursday, March 4, 2010

Gary Gygax

March 4, 2010

The co-inventor of Dungeons & Dragons, Gary Gygax, died two years ago today. I’ve written about D&D for NRO and the Wall Street Journal. The NRO article is more personal. It’s called “I Was a Teenage Half-Orc.” The WSJ piece is more reportorial, focused on how the game has evolved over three-plus decades. My 12-year-old […]

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“Fast-Paced Thriller”

March 4, 2010

Civil War Novels reviews The First Assassin. Warning: The review contains a couple of spoilers. Here’s the consumer-info part: “A fast paced thriller bringing the reader into the Washington DC of the spring of 1861 and into the heads of both assassins and protectors of the president. … These and other separate story threads are […]

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What They’re Saying

March 4, 2010

All that’s fit to print about The First Assassin. * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * Reviews Frontpagemag.com: “Miller, a top-notch columnist and observer of the cultural scene, proves equally adept at fiction with this crackerjack historical thriller. Imagine Jeff Shaara setting Frederick Forsyth’s The Day of the […]

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