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The Three Hoarsemen (Episode 09): The Works of Charles Sheffield and Ann Leckie’s ANCILLARY JUSTICE (With Guest Hoarseman Paul Weimer)

Venturing out of the soaking rain and bitter cold of March in which they spent more time hibernating than podcasting, John E. O. Stevens, Fred Kiesche and Jeff Patterson add a fourth saddle to their April episode. Paul Weimer, who has commented at every genre blog possible and who has appeared in more podcasts than you can listen to comfortably in one sitting, joins the Three Hoarsemen for this episode.

While hibernating, we spent much time reading, and now gather around the communal fire pit to discuss the works of the late Charles Sheffield, their reactions to Ann Leckie’s Nebula-nominated novel Ancillary Justice, as well as the bits and pieces of the genre that we consumed since last time.

Approx. 1 Hour 25 Minutes

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Free eBook + eBook Deal: “Georgia on My Mind and Other Places” by Charles Sheffield + “On The Train” by Rachel and Harry Turtledove

Phoenix Pick has two (count ‘em) eBooks deals for you this month.

First up is their “Free eBook-a-Month” promotion with Charles Sheffield’s Georgia On My Mind and Other Places.

About the book:

Sheffield, a physicist, proves to be one of the most imaginative, exciting talents to appear on the SF scene in recent years.”-Publishers Weekly ** A collection of some of the finest short stories penned by a master of hard science fiction, this anthology includes Charles Sheffield’s highly acclaimed novelette, Georgia On My Mind. ** Georgia On My Mind won both the Hugo and Nebula when originally published in 1993. The accompanying stories were written by the author between 1987 and 1994.

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Free eBook: ‘Georgia on my Mind’ by Charles Sheffield

Phoenix Pick is continuing their “Free eBook-a-Month” promotion! This month, it’s Charles Sheffield’s collection Georgia on my Mind and Other Places!

Note: Although the novelette “Georgia On My Mind” has been offered as a free download before, this is a complete collection of stories, including the novelette.

About the book:

A collection of some of the finest short stories penned by a master of hard science fiction, this anthology includes Charles Sheffield’s highly acclaimed novelette, “Georgia On My Mind”.

“Georgia On My Mind” won both the Hugo and Nebula when originally published in 1993. The accompanying stories were written by the author between 1987 and 1994.

“Sheffield, a physicist, proves to be one of the most imaginative, exciting talents to appear on the SF scene in recent years.”—Publishers Weekly

Instructions and download/purchase links at Phoenix Pick’s catalogue page. The Coupon Code for the free eBook is 9991325 and is only good between January 2nd – January 31st, 2012.