SF/F/H Link Post for 2014-08-19
Interviews & Profiles
- My Bookish Ways interviews Dana Fredsti, author of Plague World.
- Lawrence M. Schoen interviews Emmie Mears.
- Wag The Fox interviews Mark Morris.
- Angela Slatter interviews Brian Hodge.
- Hero Complex interviews The Strain‘s David Bradley.
- Word and Film interviews Intruders writer Glen Morgan.
- J.K. Rowling Writes New Story About Off-Stage Harry Potter Character.
- Clive Barker’s Artwork Collected in Limited Edition Imaginer Book.
- Audrey Niffenegger is writing a sequel to her best-selling debut novel The Time Traveler’s Wife. [via Paul Di Filippo]
- Apex Book Sale! Through August 31st, take 20% off all direct purchases by using discount code ALIENHEAD at checkout.
Events & Event News
- The Song the Zombie Sang, a new feature film project based on the short story by Harlan Ellison and Robert Silverberg.
- Jamie Todd Rubin’s note To All the Hugo Award Winners: Thank You! You Saved Science Fiction for Me.
- John Scalzi’s Thoughts On the Hugo Awards, 2014.
- Larry Correia’s Hugo Aftermath Post.
- Brad R. Torgersen on A Hugo loser’s speach.
- Lee Harris on WorldCon and the Hugos – A Convention Report.
- The Guardian In praise of… science-fiction fandom.
- Eric Brown on Rites of Passage.
- Book Riot on Why Diversity in YA Fantasy Matters.
- Damien Walter asks Scared to death: has horror fiction run out of common fears to trade on?
- LJ Cohen on My Superpower.
- Aaron Miles on Character Immersion And The Narrative Voice.
- The Atlantic on Why Do Female Authors Dominate Young-Adult Fiction?
- Errick A Nunnally on The story behind Blood for the Sun.
- Diabolical Plots reviews Brynhildr in the Darkness.
- Jaym Gates recaps Gen Con.
- Boing Boing on Whatever Happened to the World of Tomorrow? by Brian Fies
- Bookworm Blues on Blindsight by Peter Watts.
- Smithsonian Mag on How Much Stuff is in Orbit Around the Earth?
- NASA on Mars Curiosity Rover: Two Years and Counting on Red Planet.
- Charlie Jane Anders on Science Fiction And Fantasy Books That Will Change Your Life This Fall.
- WhatCulture on 20 Most Cringeworthy Classic Star Trek Moments.
- Lovecraft eZine on Some female Weird Fiction writers you should know about.
- Geek Art Gallery: Jeremy Chong.
- Geek Art Gallery: Sergey Musin.
- UK Cover Reveal: Melinda Snodgrass’s EDGE SERIES.
- Bridge, x3u Shuu.
- The travel by the dark river, Andrei Pervukhin.
- Dark Side Lineup, Michael Mueller.
- key1, worasak suwannarach.
- Cool Art: Blade Runner by Matt Ferguson.
- Batman’s Best Covers.
More Fun Stuff
- Excerpt from The Getaway God by Richard Kadrey.
- Lock In (Audio Excerpt) by John Scalzi.
- Salt & Storm (Excerpt) by Kendall Kulper.
- Excerpt: The Five Elements by Scott Marlowe.
- Time-lapse video of giant Smaug Head being assembled.
- Celebs narrate free audiobook for Dungeons & Dragons‘ 40th anniversary.
- Godzilla on His Downtime.
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