THE LATEST FROM JAY


Rebellion’s Fury Available for Preorder

Rebellion's Fury is the sequel to Flames of Rebellion, and Harper Voyager has just put it up for preorder.  The preorder is available on all retailers, and the book will be released in April, 2018.  As always, even if you preorder, you won't be charged for the book...

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Dauntless

A few people have reminded me that Dauntless, the tentative name for the sixth Blood on the Stars book, is also the title of the start of Jack Campbell's Lost Fleet series. I've read many of the Lost Fleet books, and enjoyed them, but I hadn't really thought about it...

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What’s in Store for 2018?

I've got a lot going on in 2018, and of course, planning out an entire year leaves a lot of room for changes, but here is what I've got in mind right now. First, Blood on the Stars will continue, with book 6 out in January and book 7 sometime during the first half of...

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The Black Flag is Coming Next & Then Blood on the Stars 6

People always ask me about what is coming up next and when various things will be available.  My next release, which will be right around late November, will be the long-awaited The Black Flag, the conclusion to the Crimson Worlds Successors trilogy.  This one has...

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Cauldron of Fire – 5 Stars & Number 1 in its Categories

I just wanted to thank you all for the amazing support.  Cauldron of Fire not only has a 5.0 star review average on Amazon, it is number one in all of its categories, including military SF and space opera, and I know exactly who is responsible for all of that.  You. ...

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Cauldron of Fire Released!

Cauldron of Fire Released! Cauldron of Fire, the fifth book of the Blood on the Stars series, is now available...and at a special intro price of $2.99.! Not only that, but I've got the rest of the series on sale too. Cauldron of Fire at Amazon The Blood on the Stars...

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Cauldron of Fire Chapter 2, As Promised

I promised I'd post the second chapter of Cauldron of Fire today as a last sneak peak, and I am a man of my word! The book will be out Tuesday (hint...there's a good chance you'll find it live Monday night if you're anxious enough to go looking. So, without further...

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Cauldron of Fire – October 3

Cauldron of Fire, book five of the Blood on the Stars series, will be released next Tuesday, October 3.  I know a lot of you have been waiting anxiously, so I wanted to give you all a sneak peak of this book, the longest in the series.  Here is the first chapter...and...

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Daily Deals!

Kindle Daily Deals! Amazon is running a daily deal on the first three books of my Blood on the Stars series on Sunday, September 3.  If you haven't read these books, take a look and save some money if you want to give them a try. Duel in the Dark Call to Arms Ruins of...

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Print Books

I've definitely been a beneficiary of the move to ebooks that has occurred over the past five or six years.  I love ebooks as an author, certainly, but also as a reader in the sense that I can carry so much with me wherever I go.  Still, I do still enjoy reading a...

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100 Reviews on Echoes of Glory…and Five Years Today!

Echoes of Glory just hit 100 reviews on Amazon, and it has a 4.8 star average there.  I just wanted to take a moment to thank all of you, not just for your response to this book or series, but to all of my books.  I know everyone is busy, and taking the time to leave...

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Answering Emails

One of the things I've always tried to do, since the time I published my first book, was to answer reader emails.  I figure, if someone can buy my book, read it, and take the time to contact me, the least I can do is answer.  It's worked out very well over the years,...

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Crimson Worlds Reminiscences

I've been using the moments when I just can't write anything new (and that happens...my mind can shut off like a switch after a certain number of words) to work on a long-overdue project.  The Crimson Worlds series was my first, and its lead novel, Marines, was my...

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So, What Am I Working on Now?

I get emails all the time asking when this book or that one will be coming out.  It's gratifying that so many readers are anxious for the next books, but I've always got a lot of projects going on, so rather than promise when this or that title will be out, I thought...

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Welcome to my new and improved blog!

Hello! First, thanks for checking out my new blog.  When I first started writing five years ago, I kept up my blog semi-regularly, but as time went by and the number of projects on my desk multiplied, I fell out of the habit.  The time between posts grew longer and...

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