Welcome to The Fiction Factory - a blog that Ben's being writing on the side since he was a lot younger and a lot prettier. The Factory is smorgasbord of blogs and videos about Ben's progress as an indie author, his research and creative processes, news about new books, self-publishing advice, and whatever else he stumbles across on the internet – usually cat gifs.

April 15, 2016

Today I'm handing my blog over to Blair MacGregor to talk about THE SELF-PUBLISHED FANTASY BLOG-OFF BUNDLE, available now from StoryBundle. Here's Blair to tell you more:


"Ten fine bloggers and blog-sites spent a year considering almost three hundred self-published fan...

December 18, 2014

Bloodrush is out! It's on the shelves, and already accruing 5-star reviews, which means I am absolutely grinning from ear to ear. In this BenCast, I answer all your questions on Bloodrush and all manner of other things!


If you haven't got your hands on my new book yet,...

December 10, 2014

Are you sitting comfortably? Then I’ll begin.


How would you like to get your paws on a signed copy of the new book – Bloodrush? You would? Good, because I’m giving away 3 signed copies to 3 very lucky winners.


This competition is very simple to enter, and pretty damn f...

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The Forever King - Second Sneak Peek

October 3, 2019

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