Hand-wringing aside, “Honor and Sacrifice” (or “Tribes of Heaven, Book 1″ as some of you have come to call it) is off getting a nit-pick by one last editor before it goes to layout to become a more official book.
Available formats will include printed paper and a version specific to e-readers. Supporters, of course (and you know who you are) will have their support honored on the official release date, as per original agreement (i.e., free art or free copy of the book depending on specific options).
Unfortunately, the painting intended for the cover “went missing”, and rather than digitally repair the existing photograph for that purpose (thereby increasing the value of the “missing” work), I’m coming up with something entirely new.
There remains a cash reward for the return of the original painting:
And for those curious, tentative release date is April 3, 2012. Apologies for the delays; blame unscrupulous rogues and vandals of the normally lovely Olympia WA.