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SF Tidbits for 12/27/07

At Omnivoracious, Jeff VanderMeer interviews Peter S. Beagle: “…there are fiction writers out there who are so good at bringing the literal stink of a certain [Read more]

December 27, 2007 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/26/07

Yummy Xmas leftovers: The Daily Pop features A Batman Christmas Carol. Recently free fiction at ManyBooks.net: “But, I Don’t Think” by Randall Garrett [Read more]

December 26, 2007 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/25/07

At Omnivoracious, Jeff VanderMeer profiles Elizabeth Bear, author of Dust. Syne Mitchell podcast-interviews Eric Nylund, author of Mortal Coils. [via the author] Amy Sterling [Read more]

December 25, 2007 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/24/07

World’s Biggest Bookstore’s Sci-Fi Fan Letter interviews Joel Shepherd. “Fantasy tends to be more lyrical, which is fun as a writer, because you can just [Read more]

December 24, 2007 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/23/07

Three books were added to the Baen Free Library. They are Genellan: Planetfall by Scott Gier, Crown of Slaves by David Weber and Eric Flint, and Emerald Sea by John Ringo [Read more]

December 23, 2007 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 12/22/07

Del Rey has an interview Josh Conviser, author of Empyre . “Empyre is spy-fi — cyberpunk spiced with Bourne Identity-style intrigue. “ At SciFi Wire, John [Read more]

December 22, 2007 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/21/07

Sean Williams shows off the cover of Star Wars: The Force Unleashed. Is there a special term we give to media tie-in novels based on a games that are based on movies? Lou [Read more]

December 21, 2007 // 4 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/20/07

At SF Gospel, Gabriel Mckee (author of The Gospel According to Science Fiction) lists The 10 Best Science Fiction Stories About Religion. At SciFi Wire, John Joseph Adams [Read more]

December 20, 2007 // 9 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/19/07

Acacia by David Anthony Durham has been named one of the 10 Best fiction books of 2007. Kirkus also has a SF/F special section (PDF Link). At SciFi Wire, John Joseph Adams [Read more]

December 19, 2007 // 7 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/18/07

The Leaky Cauldron podcast-interviews J.K. Rowling today. [via EW] SFX has posted reviews of The Family Trade by Charles Stross and The Escapement by K.J. Parker. Go, go [Read more]

December 18, 2007 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/17/07

Unshelved recommends Cordwainer Smith’s The Rediscovery on Man by way of comic strip. [via James Nicoll] ActuSF interviews Richard Paul Russo (Ship of Fools and The [Read more]

December 17, 2007 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/16/07

Happy Birthday, Arthur C. Clarke, born 90 years ago today! Dave Itzkoff take a stab at poli-sci-fi humor in his Planetary Politics article. SF Author Mike Brotherton (Star [Read more]

December 16, 2007 // 6 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/15/07

There are two more posters for The Dark Knight. Both are cooler than the first, methinks. Charles Stross writes about Robert Heinlein at Penguin blog and mentions his [Read more]

December 15, 2007 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/14/07

SciFi Scanner lists 5 Fun Facts About Richard “I Am Legend” Matheson. Fantasybookspot interviews Paul Kearney (The Ten Thousand): “I don’t think epic [Read more]

December 14, 2007 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/13/07

Amazon Blog has the skinny on The Princess Bride downloadable game, available in Spring 2008. The trailer is just a teaser, but methinks even I could do a better [Read more]

December 13, 2007 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/12/07

Grasping for the Wind interviews John Joseph Adams (Wastelands: Stories of the Apocalypse). “…post-apocalyptic fiction seems to be part of the zeitgeist right [Read more]

December 12, 2007 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/11/07

A remake of the sci-fi classic Metropolis is in the works. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows made Time‘s list of Top 10 Fiction Books, compiled by Lev Grossman. [Read more]

December 11, 2007 // 3 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/10/07

The L.A. Times‘ lists their Favorite SciFi Books of 2007. [via Locus Online] The L.A. Times also profiles Robert A. Heinlein: “He was one of the greats of [Read more]

December 10, 2007 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 12/09/07

A couple of years ago, we mentioned Monster Island, David Wellington’s novel (posted in blog format) set in Manhattan, one month after New York has been overrun by [Read more]

December 9, 2007 // 5 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/08/07

John C. Wright serves up a sneak peek at chapter 2 of Null-A Continuum. At SciFi Wire, John Joseph Adams profiles L.E. Modesitt Jr., author of Natural Ordermage. Ellen Datlow [Read more]

December 8, 2007 // 0 Comments

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