SF/F/H Link Post for 2013-06-07
Interviews & Profiles
- Chadwick Ginther interviews Silvia Moreno-Garcia.
- @The Book Smugglers: The Other Half Of The Sky’s Contributors Round Table with Ken Liu, Alex Dally MacFarlane, Kelly Jennings, Cat Rambo, Jack and McDevitt.
- Adam Christopher interviews Chuck Wendig.
- LA Times interviews Nalo Hopkinson.
- Geek Syndicate interviews Simon Barnard.
- Ginger Nuts Of Horror interviews Jack Wallen.
- Adventures in SciFi Publishing (Tim Ward) interviews Zachary Jernigan and Nick Sharps.
- Tor Acquires New Series: Think Doctor Who With Librarian Spies.
- Apex Magazine open to submissions.
- New Tokyo manga park offers 30,000 titles for only ¥400 per day. [via Paul Di Filippo]
- Warner Brothers Developing ‘Archie’ Comics Movie With Zombies.
- The Orbital Drop Ebook Deal: Get Leviathan Wakes by James S.A. Corey for $2.99.
Events & Event News
- StarShipSofa’s SofaCON – tickets go on sale 12th June 2013.
- LoneStarCon 3 Announces a Teaching Science Fiction Workshop for Teachers, Librarians, and Parents.
- Young Blood by Silvia Moreno-Garcia – a YA novel of narcos, vampires and Mexico City.
- BLOOD KISS by Michael Reaves.
- Laura Resnick on Thoughts from a different Resnick.
- Emma Newman on Voicing her Own Characters.
- Kristine Kathryn Rusch on The Business Rusch: Good Help.
- Nancy Jane Moore asks Why Do You Write?
- Warren Ellis on Cancellation Of Dead Pig Collector, Publishing Future.
- Richard Ellis Preston, Jr. on Romulus Buckle, Steampunk and the Female Swashbuckler.
- Michael May on Tarzan 101 | Tarzan and the Castaways.
- My Bookish Ways on The Zombie Whisperer by Jesse Petersen.
- Stainless Steel Droppings asks Anyone up for an interactive reading experience?
- Amazing Stories on The Joy of Reading Star Trek.
- Amazing Stories on Girl, You’re In the Army Now.
- Amazing Stories on The Difficulty of Police Procedural Speculative Fiction.
- Amazing Stories on Have Literary Luddites Taken Over SFF Fandom?
- Guardian on Science fiction and fantasy: the wonderful wizards of Oz.
- Kirkus Reviews Blog (Andrew Liptak) on Changing the Playing Field: H.L. Gold & Galaxy Science Fiction.
- Guardian on Gendered covers are failing young adult readers. [via Paul Di Filippo]
- Gollancz blog on Ray Bradbury.
- Space.com on Where to Look for Life on Jupiter’s Moon Europa.
- Huff Post on 9 Books That People Will Judge You For Reading (And Why They’re Wrong). [via Bill Crider's Pop Culture Magazine]
- Ancient Guardian by Artofinca.
- Sci-fi Art: StrikeVector.Military robot concepts by Nikolay Yeliseyev.
- Brilliant Concept Illustrations by Sam Burley.
- Cool Illustrations by Dave Guertin & Greg Baldwin.
- 28 Amazing Digital Art Illustrations by Maciej Kuciara.
More Fun Stuff
- Speculative Fiction Writing Wroundup for 6/6/2013.
- The Shambling Guide to New York City – Chapter 6 – Narrated by author Mur Lafferty.
- The Executioner’s Heart (Excerpt) by George Mann.
- Preview Pacific Rim Graphic Novel.
- Travels Of Danger In The Yucatan: A Mayan Time Travel Odyssey a Novel by Hunter Liguore (Excerpt).
- Galactic Suburbia #82.
- Retronaut – The Ocean Express in the year 2000. [via Paul Di Filippo]
- Buzz Aldrin and Thomas Dolby Geek Out and Sing “She Blinded Me With Science”.
- Steampunk AT-AT Liquor Cabinet.
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