A spot of good news in huge US trade magazine Library Journal, who have picked their best books of 2010:
Newton, Mark Charan. Nights of Villjamur. Spectra: Bantam. (Legends of the Red Sun, Bk 1).
ISBN 9780345520845. $26.
Conspiracy and murder threaten the grand city of Villjamur as an ice age’s approach brings throngs of refugees to civilization’s heart. Newton’s outstanding fantasy series debut is filled with splendid imagery and compelling dramatic conflicts. (LJ 5/15/10)