Robert Jackson Bennett
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Robert Jackson Bennett

Robert Jackson Bennett is a two-time award winner of the Shirley Jackson Award for Best Novel, an Edgar Award winner for Best Paperback Original, and is also the 2010 recipient of the Sydney J Bounds Award for Best Newcomer, and a Philip K Dick Award Citation of Excellence. City of Stairs was shortlisted for the Locus Award and the World Fantasy Award. City of Blades was a finalist for the 2015 World Fantasy, Locus, and British Fantasy Awards. City of Miracles is in stores now, and the entire Divine Cities trilogy is currently nominated for a Hugo Award for Best Series.

His eighth novel, Foundryside, the first installment of The Founders Trilogy, will be released August 23rd of 2018.

Robert lives in Austin with his wife and large sons. He can be found on Twitter at @robertjbennett. You can subscribe to his Writing Advice newsletter here: https://www.patreon.com/robertjacksonbennett

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    • Foundryside

    • A Novel
    • By: Robert Jackson Bennett
    • Narrated by: Tara Sands
    • Length: 19 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 943
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 878
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 876

    Sancia Grado is a thief, and a damn good one. And her latest target is nothing her unique abilities can’t handle. But unbeknownst to her, Sancia’s been sent to steal an artifact of unimaginable power, an object that could revolutionize the magical technology known as scriving....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Amazing Fantasy

    • By Michael on 08-22-18

    Regular price: $38.50

    • City of Stairs

    • By: Robert Jackson Bennett
    • Narrated by: Alma Cuervo
    • Length: 17 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 984
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 899
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 904

    First shaped, now shattered, by the thousands of miracles its guardians once worked upon it - stands as a reminder of its former supremacy. Into this broken city steps Shara Thivani....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Something Different

    • By Scott Simons on 10-17-14

    Regular price: $34.99

    • City of Miracles

    • By: Robert Jackson Bennett
    • Narrated by: Alma Cuervo
    • Length: 19 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 354
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      5 out of 5 stars 332
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 330

    Sigrud je Harkvaldsson has nothing left to live for. He is a fugitive and an exile, wanted for murder throughout the empire of Saypur....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best of the trilogy, in my opinion

    • By Huoguo Fengzi on 08-17-18

    Regular price: $38.49

    • City of Blades

    • The Divine Cities
    • By: Robert Jackson Bennett
    • Narrated by: Alma Cuervo
    • Length: 20 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 478
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 437
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 438

    The city of Voortyashtan was once the home of the goddess of death, war, and destruction, but now it's little more than a ruin....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Sequel Refined into Magnificence

    • By Matthew on 03-06-16

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Shorefall

    • A Novel
    • By: Robert Jackson Bennett
    • Length: 20 hrs
    • Unabridged
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    As a magical revolution remakes a city, an ancient evil is awakened in a brilliant new novel from the Hugo-nominated author of Foundryside and the Divine Cities trilogy....

    Regular price: $38.50

    • American Elsewhere

    • By: Robert Jackson Bennett
    • Narrated by: Graham Winton
    • Length: 22 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 381
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 344
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 344

    Under a pink moon, there is a perfect little town not found on any map. In that town, there are quiet streets lined with pretty houses, houses that conceal the strangest things....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • You are entering the twighlight zone

    • By Lisa on 07-29-13

    Regular price: $41.99

    • The Company Man

    • By: Robert Jackson Bennett
    • Narrated by: Richard Poe
    • Length: 16 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 44
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 40
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 41

    A trolley car pulls into the station with eleven dead bodies inside. Four minutes before, the inhabitants were seen boarding at the previous station. All are dead. And all of them are union....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Steampunk Noir - Puts the Punk Back in Steampunk

    • By Dave on 12-05-12

    Regular price: $34.99

    • City of Stairs

    • By: Robert Jackson Bennett
    • Narrated by: Buffy Davis
    • Length: 20 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 16

    You've got to be careful when you're chasing a murderer through Bulikov, for the world is not as it should be in that city....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Slow starter, big finish

    • By Daniël Oosthuizen on 12-01-17

    Regular price: $21.31

    • The Troupe

    • By: Robert Jackson Bennett
    • Narrated by: Luis Moreno
    • Length: 18 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 56
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 49

    In The Troupe, 16-year-old George Carole joins vaudeville in search of Heironomo Silenus, the man he believes to be his father. But what he discovers casts a dark pall over his world....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointment Lies In Expectations Not Realized

    • By Jennifer on 01-25-14

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Mr. Shivers

    • By: Robert Jackson Bennett
    • Narrated by: T. Ryder Smith
    • Length: 9 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 93
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 60
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 61

    Robert Jackson Bennett makes a stunning debut with this deliciously dark tale sure to hold readers in its menacing thrall....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • From the Cormac McCarthy Playbook

    • By Jason G. Cons on 08-09-10

    Regular price: $27.99

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