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Our Mentors

Tim Akers
Tim Akers is not mentoring this year, but has mentored Adult
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Tim Akers
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Tim has published six fantasy novels, including the Hallowed War trilogy from Titan Books, and has two more on the way. Additionally, Tim has written for a number of game companies, including White Wolf (a long time ago), Paizo, Kobold, and Wyrd. He lives in Chicago with his wife.

Joshua Bilmes
JABberwocky Literary

Other Published Works

Heart of Veridon (Solaris, September 2009)
Dead of Veridon (Solaris, August 2011)
The Horns of Ruin (PYR, July 2010)
The Iron Hound (Titan, September 2017)
The Winter Vow (Titan, September 2018)

Favorite Books

The Dragon's Path by Daniel Abraham
Mistborn by Brandon Sanderson
Name of the Wind by Pat Rothfuss
Altered Carbon by Richard K Morgan
Pattern Recognition by William Gibson

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