Breaking radio silence with a bang, here --
Peter Jackson has optioned the Temeraire books.
and talked about them with Quint of Ain't It Cool News also.
I've been sitting on this news for MONTHS, and let me tell you, it has not been easy. I am absurdly and ridiculously happy, and also slightly baffled, as if I have wandered by accident onto the set of some improbably triumphant Hollywood version of my own life.
To celebrate, I am going to go hide in the Metropolitan and write.