In episode 75 of the SF Signal Podcast, Patrick Hester asks our panelists to chat about Novellas: Do you read novellas? What are some examples of novellas you have enjoyed and why? What makes a good novella in your mind? Where do you find novellas (bookstores, websites, magazines, podcasts)?
I know it’s a little late, but I wanted to share with you the books I brought back with me from WorldCon in Reno (an inevitability at any con with a decent dealer’s room).
The list includes a lot of stuff from smaller presses including Apex and Absolute Xpress – here we go…
In episode 74 of the SF Signal Podcast, Patrick Hester chats with Lauren Beukes. She has two books out right now from Angry Robot: Moxyland and Zoo City, which won the 2011 Arthur C. Clarke Award, was short-listed for the 2010 BSFA Award for best novel, and has been nominated for the World Fantasy award for best novel.
The SF Signal Podcast (Episode 072): Panel Discussion of Under-Explored Themes in Science Fiction and Fantasy
The SF Signal Podcast (Episode 069): An Interview with Editor and Senior Locus Reviewer Gary K. Wolfe
Torchwood is back, and this time, the much reduced team (Only Gwen and Jack are still around), find themselves being pulled into a new world-wide mystery as Miracle Day comes, and no one can die.
WARNING: Spoilers after the cut!
Over on the FunctionalNerds.com, Booze Nerd Andy Romine and Art Nerd Galen Dara are putting on a Functional Nerds Drink & Draw party!
Functional Nerds twitter event: Drink & Draw!
When: The evening of Friday July 15th.
Where: tweeting from a computer/mobile device near you.
What’s a Drink & Draw?
Drink • and • Draw: verb.
- Take a swig of the beverage of your choice.
- Start making marks.
Drink & Draw! It’s as simple as that. It happens spontaneously all the time around the world without much forethought or planning at all; artists and non-artists alike with their drinks in one hand and a pencil nub in the other, doodling on a cocktail napkin…
The SF Signal Podcast (Episode 064): Panel Discussion – 1st Half 2011 Genre Media Roundup and Review
The SF Signal Podcast (Episode 063): An Interview with Andrew P Mayer, Author of The Falling Machine
Looking for a convention near you? A place to hang out and get your SciFi on in 2011?
So I built a Convention Map using Google’s My Places feature…
The SF Signal Podcast (Episode 062): An Interview with Laura Resnick, Author of the Esther Diamond Series
This summer, major retailers Barnes & Noble and Borders are offering free books to get kids to read…