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SF Tidbits for 2/18/08

Neil Gaiman ran a poll recently to see which books his fans would like to read online for free. The results are in and the winning book is American Gods. Sidebar [...]

February 18, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/17/08

Libba Bray offers us a a zombie version of Goodnight Moon. [via Justine Larbalestier] Ticonderoga Publications has announced publication of Magic Dirt: The Best of Sean [...]

February 17, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/16/08

Omnivoracious has published the introduction to Inferno by Ellen Datlow. David Niall Wilson interviews Sarah Monette, author of Mélusine and The Virtu : “Well, [...]

February 16, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/15/08

The Fix interviews Paolo Bacigalupi, author of Pump Six and Other Stories: “More and more, I think that environmentalism and science fiction are almost the same [...]

February 15, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/13/08

According to Variety, the Coen brothers have purchased screen rights to The Yiddish Policeman’s Union, Michael Chabon’s detective story set in an alternate [...]

February 13, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/12/08

The Canadian TV show Big Ideas features a fascinating talk by sf author Robert J. Sawyer (Rollback), who talks about the effect Hollywood has had on science fiction – [...]

February 12, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/11/08

New Weird News: In honor of the publication of The New Weird anthology, editors Ann and Jeff VanderMeer are hosting a contest. Tell them your “new, weird” story [...]

February 11, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/10/08

Neal Asher writes that Nightshade books is publishing his next book, Shadow of the Scorpion, on May 1st. Set in the Polity universe, The book covers the early part of [...]

February 10, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/9/08

Fantasy Book Critic interviews Felix Gilman, author of Thunderer: “I wrote a fantasy because I thought it would be fun, because I wanted to write something really [...]

February 9, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/8/08

Guardian interviews Iain M. Banks (Matter): “…when I was about 12 or 13, I discovered science fiction and that became my ‘genre’.” SF author [...]

February 8, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/7/08

At SciFi Wire, John Joseph Adams profiles Michael Swanwick, author of The Dragons of Babel. Podcasts and videocasts: Are you watching Cult Pop yet? The latest videocast [...]

February 7, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/6/08

Continuing yesterday’s awkwardness, here’s another book cover that makes me tingly: Tobias Buckell’s Sly Mongoose. At SciFi Wire, John Joseph Adams profiles [...]

February 6, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/5/08

Upcoming books that have me feeling a little tingly inside: House of Suns by Alastair Reynolds. The Best Science Fiction And Fantasy Of The Year Volume 2 edited by Jonathan [...]

February 5, 2008 // 3 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/4/08

Over at Omnivoracious, Jeff VanderMeer interviews Gregory Frost, who talks about his new book Shadowbridge and responds to the scathing review it received by John Clute. [...]

February 4, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/3/08

Guardian looks at Women in superhero comics: “Comics never used to be much fun for their rare female characters, but with more women in the industry, kick-ass heroines [...]

February 3, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/2/08

The latest issue of Clarkesworld Magazine has fiction from Stephen Graham Jones and Alexander Lumans; non-fiction from Richard Bowes; Tobias Buckell interviewing Catherynne [...]

February 2, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/1/08

David Drake‘s latest newsletter reveals some upcoming projects: The paperback of his fantasy/horror collection, Balefires, out this Spring from Night Shade; The Gods [...]

February 1, 2008 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 1/31/08

The Telegraph lists 100 books every child should read, which includes genre (mostly fantasy) favorites including The Iron Man by Ted Hughes, Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie, The [...]

January 31, 2008 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 1/30/08

And the Reuter’s says….Ender’s Game is becoming a video game. [via The Swivet] SciFi Wire profiles author/artist Wayne Barlowe (God’s Demon). [...]

January 30, 2008 // 4 Comments

SF Tidbits for 1/29/08

WICN’s Inquiry has a radio interview with Gary Westfahl about his book Hugo Gernsback and the Century of Science Fiction. [via Locus Online] SciFi Wire profiles Philip [...]

January 29, 2008 // 5 Comments

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