That's great news - many thanks to everyone who voted. Especially for me.
Being a fan of history and tradition I've generated the tags
I saw this book on another forum - checked it out it's reviews and bought it - and just finished reading it.
I thought it was quite a good
Congrats to Mark Lawrence. He's one of the best in the business.
Agreed on Zelazny... although I think books 6-10 were even better than 1-5!!
Think The Adjacent counts as SF, though not 'spaceships and stuff'.