Tad Williams is one of my fantasy heroes. Every book is different and his new series, starting with The Dirty Streets of Heaven, is no different. I have read it and loved it. I know that Tad has just finished writing book 2 but I want it already. I cannot tell you how awesome the book really is, you need to read it. But it is! The early reviews are amazing. Publisher’s Weekly, the big trade publication, gave it a starred review. There is also this from sfbookreview.com, which is very pertinent:
Williams has managed to create something really special with The Dirty Streets of Heaven that manages to breathe new life into the urban fantasy genre while at the same time retaining that magic of his earlier novels, an incredible start to a promising series.
I was lucky enough to ask Tad some questions on the writing process for The Dirty Streets of Heaven, but have saved it for the release date of the book. So here it is: