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Books Received: November 17, 2008

Here is the stuff we received this past week. Related posts: Books Received: February 2, 2009 Books Received: March 9, 2009 Books Received: February 15, 2010 Books Received: [...]

November 17, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 11/17/08

The Guardian offers Rocket Men: A brief history of the jetpack! Over at Joseph Mallozzi’s blog, Brian Lumley, author of Necroscope, answers reader questions. The latest [...]

November 17, 2008 // 0 Comments

New Watchmen Trailer

Man, this looks pretty. Could be the slow-motion scenes. I counted at least 25 of them. No related [...]

November 16, 2008 // 3 Comments

SF Tidbits for 11/16/08

Frank Sinatra Meets Harlan Ellison! No, it’s not a fictional story. Esquire has published the complete 1966 article Frank Sinatra Has a Cold, which recounts a tense [...]

November 16, 2008 // 0 Comments

Trailer: Timecrimes

Here’s the trailer for Timecrimes, a new Spanish time travel thriller from Six Shooter Films (the people who brought you child vampires) opening December 12 in New York [...]

November 15, 2008 // 0 Comments

TOC: Asimov’s January 2009

Asimov’s has posted the table of contents for the January 2009 issue: Novellas “Lion Walk” by Mary Rosenblum (read sample) “Uncle Bones” by [...]

November 15, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 11/15/08

Heavy weekend reading: Shambleau…and Others: the role of the female in the fiction of C. L. Moore, a litcrit essay by Sarah Gamble that was published in 1991’s [...]

November 15, 2008 // 0 Comments

First Ever Photos of Extrasolar Planets!

Astronomers are reporting that they have successfully taken the first-ever photographs of planets outside of our solar system. Photographs of extrasolar planets have been [...]

November 14, 2008 // 4 Comments

SF Tidbits for 11/14/08

Interviews & Profiles: SciFiDimensions podcast-interviews Lou Anders (Fast Forward 2). Tobias Buckell is interviewed at Cult Pop and BookSpotCentral. He talks about Sly [...]

November 14, 2008 // 0 Comments

HBO To Play A Game Of Thrones

It’s been on HBO’s radar for awhile now and now it’s official: HBO has ordered a pilot episode to be produced based on George R.R. Martin’s Song of [...]

November 13, 2008 // 6 Comments

SF Tidbits for 11/13/08

Cover Pr0n: Artist James Jean details the genesis of the cover for his art book, Fables. Here’s a Flickr set of Alan Aldridge SF Covers. Interviews an Profiles: @Joseph [...]

November 13, 2008 // 0 Comments

How To Gain Fans: Cha$e

Last week I criticized Legend of the Seeker for it’s apparent attempt to make it as difficult as possible for new fans to find and sample the show (which was the point, [...]

November 12, 2008 // 3 Comments

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