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2009 Read with Kids Challenge

Reading is Fundamental (RIF) has launched their 2009 Read with Kids Challenge, aimed at bringing attention about the importance of adults reading with children. This [...]

April 15, 2009 // 0 Comments

Tube Bits For 04/15/2009

Anthony Pascale of Trek Movie was recently able to see the new Trek movie that you may have heard of. He does a great job deconstructing the movie in his, mostly [...]

April 15, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 4/15/09

Interviews & Profiles: @Bibliophile Stalker: Ann VanderMeer, fiction editor of Weird Tales. @A Dribble of Ink: Mark Charan Newton (Nights of Villjamur). @Sci-Fi Fan [...]

April 15, 2009 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 4/14/09

At, John Joseph profiles Close Encounters by Katherine Allred. The Daily Page has a conversation with physicist Michio Kaku, author of Physics of the Impossible. In [...]

April 14, 2009 // 0 Comments

Books Received: April 13, 2009

In the interest of full disclosure, here are the books we received this past week. And some fun for the reader…From the following titles: Which book has the most [...]

April 13, 2009 // 13 Comments

Tube Bits For 04/13/2009

Whoo boy LOST has been kicking over hornet’s nests the past couple of weeks as we got to see Ole Smokey’s hidey hole, among other interesting things. As you might [...]

April 13, 2009 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 4/13/09

Great Scott! Apparently Joe Shuster, one of the creators of Superman, once drew “hundreds of racy, violent and sadomasochistic cartoons“. At, John Joseph [...]

April 13, 2009 // 0 Comments

Starlog To Cease Magazine Publication

I’m not sure how I missed this, but several days ago the SF magazine ‘Starlog’ announced that it was ceasing publication as a magazine and instead would [...]

April 12, 2009 // 8 Comments

WINNERS: 2009 BFSA Awards

The winners of The British Science Fiction Asociation Awards are: BEST NOVEL: The Night Sessions, Ken MacLeod BEST SHORT FICTION: “Exhalation” by Ted Chiang [...]

April 12, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 4/12/09

At More Red Ink: Marty Halpern posts the fascinating first part of a 3-part profile on one of my favorite sf writers: George Alec Effinger (When Gravity Fails, A Thousand [...]

April 12, 2009 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 4/11/09

Interviews and Profiles: Colin Brockhurst interviews John Christopher, author of the Tripods series. (Brockhurst, a graphic designer, also has a couple of cool Doctor Who [...]

April 11, 2009 // 0 Comments

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