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SF Tidbits for 2/28/08

There’s a brand new website for Space Vulture, the new pulp science fiction adventure book written by Gary K. Wolf (Who Censored Roger Rabbit?, the basis for the film [...]

February 28, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/27/08

Science Fiction Quarterly interviews Robert J. Sawyer (Rollback). “What’s best about the genre right now is that a goodly number of writers are striving to engage [...]

February 27, 2008 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 2/26/08

Free Fiction: “Mathralon” by David Louis Edelman (appears in The Solaris Book of New Science Fiction, Volume Two] Free Audio Fiction: Key Out Of Time by Andre [...]

February 26, 2008 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/25/08

Fantasy Book Critic interviews Jonathan Barnes (The Somnambulist). The Australian interviews Iain Banks (Matter). [via Locus Online] Strange Horizons interviews Greg Bear [...]

February 25, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/24/08

The Statesman profiles Elizabeth Moon (Victory Conditions). The Regina (Saskatchewan) Leader Post profiles Edward Willett (Marseguro). The Guardian Arts blog looks at New [...]

February 24, 2008 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 2/23/08

Rob’s Blog o’ Stuff points us to the just-released cover of George R.R. Martin’s next book in the A Song of Ice and Fire sequence, A Dance with Dragons. The [...]

February 23, 2008 // 4 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/22/08

Over at Grist, an environmental journalist Michelle Nijhuis interviews Paolo Bacigalupi (Pump Six and Other Stories): “Science fiction, traditionally, is very much a [...]

February 22, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/21/08

Most of us know Mervyn Peake as author of the Gormenghast novels. But did you know he was also an artist? Lou Anders points us to this brief Publishers’ Weekly [...]

February 21, 2008 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 2/20/08

io9 interviews Iain M. Banks about his latest Culture novel: Matter: “The universe is vast, uncaring and composed almost entirely of colossal quantities of nothing, and [...]

February 20, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/19/08

At Locus Online, Gary Westfahl reviews Jumper. He liked the book. The movie? Not so much… At Omnivoracious, Jeff VanderMeer interviews artist John Picacio and author [...]

February 19, 2008 // 1 Comment

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

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