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SF Tidbits for 6/4/08

Cover Pr0n: The multi-talented (I get a nickel every time I say that) Lou Anders shares the way-cool Stephan Martiniere cover for David Louis Edelman’s MultiReal. Adam [...]

June 4, 2008 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 6/3/08

Interviews and profiles: SciFi Wire profiles Ellen Datlow, editor of The Del Rey Book of Science Fiction and Fantasy. At Barnes & Noble, Paul Di Filippo profiles J.G. [...]

June 3, 2008 // 4 Comments

SF Tidbits for 6/2/08

The latest issue of Clarkesworld Magazine features fiction from Mary Robinette Kowal and Paul Jessup; non-fiction articles by Ekaterina Sedia, Jeff VanderMeer and Neil [...]

June 2, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 6/1/08

Real Science: Monkeys control robots with their minds. I, for one, welcome our robot-controlling monkey overlords… Continuing a previous article, Visions of Paradise [...]

June 1, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 5/31/08

Publishers Weekly profiles Lucius Shepard, author of Softspoken and The Best of Lucius Shepard. [via Scott Edelman, who also lists The 10 Most Promising New SF & Fantasy [...]

May 31, 2008 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 5/30/08

io9 lists 10 Books that Prove Science Fiction Just Got Harder, as in “hard sf”. (Cool = I own seven of them. Sad = I’ve read none of them.) Interviews: This [...]

May 30, 2008 // 3 Comments

SF Tidbits for 5/29/08

The Telegraph profiles William Shatner, who talks candidly about the death of his wife, which he discusses at length in his new autobiography Up Till Now. Boing Boing TV has [...]

May 29, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 5/28/08

Free Book: Hal Spacejock by Simon Haynes. Science fiction publisher Baen Books is making its entire Webscriptions catalog of e-books free to the astronauts living aboard the [...]

May 28, 2008 // 4 Comments

SF Tidbits for 5/27/08

Nancy Kress reviews Cory Doctorow’s Little Brother. Geeks of Doom interview Bruce Campbell. Those magnificent bastards. The HypaSpace podcast interviews Nalo Hopkinson, [...]

May 27, 2008 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 5/26/08

ComicMix asks: Are Comic Books Hurting Movies?…referring to Jack Donaldson’s Huffington Post article blaming comic book films for ruining special effects. Nice [...]

May 26, 2008 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 5/24/08

Interviews: Fantasybookspot interviews Charlie Huston, who talks about the latest Joe Pitt Casebooks novel, Every Last Drop. I’m really looking forward to this one as [...]

May 24, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 5/23/08

More Dune novels are on the way from Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson: Jessica of Dune, Irulan of Dune and Leto of Dune. I stopped reading Dune after the 2nd sequel. Does [...]

May 23, 2008 // 8 Comments

SF Tidbits for 5/22/08

Free Fiction: Fantasy Book Spot offers “Nano Comes to Clifford Falls” by Nancy Kress. [via Locus Online] ManyBooks.net has Black Oxen by Gertrude Atherton (1923) [...]

May 22, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 5/21/08

At SciFi Wire, John Joseph Adams profiles Ann and Jeff VanderMeer, editors of the Steampunk anthology. SFX interviews Liz Williams, author of the Detective Inspector Chen [...]

May 21, 2008 // 3 Comments

SF Tidbits for 5/20/08

Over at Religion Dispatches, Gabriel Mckee responds to the Vatican’s recent announcement (that it’s OK for Catholics to believe in aliens) and wonders: Are God [...]

May 20, 2008 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 5/19/08

Movie buffs could troll the Internet Archive looking for genre-related cult films that are freely available. Or, you could use this handy list: The Psychotronic Guide to [...]

May 19, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 5/17/08

Eddie Murphy is set to star in another adaptation of Richard Matheson’s The Incredible Shrinking Man. No…really. Free Fiction: To Begin, the Gods by Will [...]

May 17, 2008 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 5/16/08

Arthur C. Clarke’s final novel (co-written with Frederik Pohl) will be The Last Theorem. [via File 770] At SciFi Wire, John Joseph Adams profiles David J. Williams, [...]

May 16, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 5/15/08

Rescued By Nerds interviewed Jeff Somers, author of The Digital Plague. Newsarama interviews Jonathan Lethem, creator of the comic Omega the Unknown (which I blogged about at [...]

May 15, 2008 // 3 Comments

SF Tidbits for 5/14/08

John Scalzi turns the blog mike over to Melinda Snodgrass, who talks about her new book The Edge of Reason. “Jeanette Winterson told SCI FI Wire that her latest novel, [...]

May 14, 2008 // 4 Comments

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