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NOMINEES: 2008 World Fantasy Award

The nominees for the 2008 World Fantasy Award have been announced. The winners of the LIFE ACHIEVEMENT Award are: Leo & Diane Dillon Patricia McKillip NOVEL Territory by [...]

August 7, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 8/7/08

Interviews and Profiles: @The Nebula Awards website: Jack McDevitt (Cauldron, The Devil’s Eye). @The Agony Column: Rick Kleffel interviews David Weber. [Thanks, Fred!] [...]

August 7, 2008 // 0 Comments

Tube Bits for 08/07/2008

You may remember her as Denise Huxtable on The Cosby Show and A Different World. Now you can call her Maya on the US version of Life on Mars. She’ll be playing the [...]

August 7, 2008 // 0 Comments


Earlier this year, I had a not-so-good reading experience with a short story by Gene Wolfe. I knew I was missing some references and lacked the proper decoder ring to figure [...]

August 6, 2008 // 26 Comments

Edgar Rice Burroughs Video Double Feature

Hulu recently began showing HD videos. And while you can’t embed the awesomeness that is Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog and the other HD content is kinda lame, [...]

August 6, 2008 // 3 Comments

Tube Bits for 08/06/2008

The best show on Sci Fi is currently underway with its third season. I’m talking Eureka of course, and Monsters and Critics had a chance to talk with Mark Sheppard, [...]

August 6, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 8/6/08

Interviews & Profiles: @io9: Ekaterina Sedia (Alchemy of Stone). Also @io9: A profile of William Barton (When Heaven Fell), the great unsung space opera writer. [...]

August 6, 2008 // 2 Comments

Transmissions From Beyond

Speaking of the future of short fiction… TTA Press has just announced a new podcast site called Transmissons From Beyond that will be used deliver short fiction to [...]

August 5, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 8/5/08

The nominees for the 2008 Endeavour Award, honoring distinguished science fiction and fantasy written by a Pacific Northwest author, have been announced and include The Book [...]

August 5, 2008 // 0 Comments

Books Received: August 4, 2008 (+ Book Meme)

Here are the books we received this past week. And the usual meme: When considering the books above: Which book has the coolest cover? Which book has the worst cover? Which [...]

August 4, 2008 // 9 Comments

GIVEAWAY Reminders!

Just a friendly reminder to everyone that we are currently running three(!) contests where you can win some free swag. First, we’re giving away 5 copies of Titan [...]

August 4, 2008 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: Lord Tophet by Gregory Frost

REVIEW SUMMARY: An entertaining story about stories. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: A young girl must discover her own story in order to save those whom she loves. MY REVIEW: [...]

August 4, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 8/4/08

At SciFi Wire, John Joseph Adams profiles Brian James, author of Zombie Blondes. Speaking of whom, John Joseph Adams announced a new anthology, Federations, “exploring [...]

August 4, 2008 // 5 Comments

Tube Bits for 08/04/2008

Coming to America, no, not Eddie Murphy, but the British SF series, Primeval. Originally produced by ITV, BBC America will debut the series this upcoming Saturday, August [...]

August 4, 2008 // 2 Comments

Thanks, Matt Staggs!

This concludes Matt Stagss’ guest-blogging stint here and I wanted to give him a public thank you for a job well done. Thank you, Matt! Be sure to check out [...]

August 3, 2008 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 8/3/08

Shadow Unit is released under Creative Commons license. [via Elizabeth Bear] This A Field Guide to Surreal Botany anthology looks cool! Checking in at Nick Mamatas’ new [...]

August 3, 2008 // 0 Comments

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