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Tube Bits for 01/25/2008

Many of you may remember the USA Network show Swamp Thing, starring Adrienne Barbeau and some guy in a rubber suit (Dick Durock). The first season is now available on DVD. [...]

January 25, 2008 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 1/25/08

Rick Kleffel from The Agony Column podcast-interviews Jeff and Ann VanderMeer, co-editors of The New Weird anthology. MilSciFi interviews John C. Wright: “A.E. van Vogt [...]

January 25, 2008 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 1/24/08

Edward Willett (Lost in Translation) has posted a trailer for his new book, Marseguro, due out next month from DAW books. SciFi Wire profiles James A. Owen, author of The [...]

January 24, 2008 // 5 Comments

The Time Machine Materializes On Stage

En route to its historical trip to the year 802,701, H.G. Wells’s Time Machine is making a stop in Hollywood. A stage play version of The Time Machine is set to appear [...]

January 24, 2008 // 5 Comments

Tube Bits for 01/24/2008

Carol Barbee, executive producer of Jericho, speculates that the ultimate fate of the series to live beyond seven episodes will be known around episode three. Remember, if [...]

January 24, 2008 // 3 Comments


Andy Remic is the author of the novel War Machine. We liked the book so much, we wanted to do an interview with Andy. So we did. This interview was almost two months in the [...]

January 23, 2008 // 20 Comments

SF Tidbits for 1/23/08

At SciFi Wire, John Joseph Adams profiles Sean Williams, author of Saturn Returns. James Wallace Harris Googles the popularity of science fiction and Robert A. [...]

January 23, 2008 // 0 Comments

Tube Bits for 01/23/2008

Ever wonder what kinds of cool things you can find at a scrap yard? Well, Kaden over at the MAKE blog found….the Stargate. That’s right, some of the props [...]

January 23, 2008 // 0 Comments

RIP: Heath Ledger [UPDATED]

Sad news… CNN is reporting that actor Heath Ledger was found dead of a possible drug overdose in a Manhattan apartment today. Ledger had a starring role in The Dark [...]

January 22, 2008 // 5 Comments

SF Tidbits for 1/22/08

At Science Fiction Weekly: Paul Di Filippo reviews Hunter’s Run by George R.R. Martin, Gardner Dozois and Daniel Abraham. “This novel is at once old-fashioned [...]

January 22, 2008 // 1 Comment

REVIEW: Soldier of Sidon by Gene Wolfe

REVIEW SUMMARY: Excellent Wolfe book for the uninitiated, Latro is personal and adventurous in this third installment of the Soldier of… series. MY RATING: BRIEF [...]

January 21, 2008 // 1 Comment

REVIEW: Three Shadows by Cyril Pedrosa

REVIEW SUMMARY: An engrossing story about life, love and family. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: A family tries to outrun three harbingers of death. MY REVIEW: PROS: Quick moving, [...]

January 21, 2008 // 0 Comments

EW Reviews SF/F

Issue #975 (January 25, 2008) of Entertainment Weekly offers some brief reviews of science fiction and fantasy books. Here’s a snippet… by George R.R. Martin, [...]

January 21, 2008 // 1 Comment

A 1996 Interview with Samuel R. Delany

The Center for Book Culture has a 1996 interview with Samuel R. Delany. Here’s an excerpt that fits in with our recent Mind Meld posts: SRD: I suppose the questions I [...]

January 21, 2008 // 0 Comments

Tube Bits for 01/21/2008

Dave Howe has taken over as President of the Sci Fi Channel and will report to former president Bonnie Hammer, who apparently got promoted. Howe wants to expand the Sci Fi [...]

January 21, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 1/21/08

Variety SF looks at Key elements in the stories of Hal Clement. Mike Brotherton (Spider Star) keeps the good posts coming. This time he takes a look at Tom Godwin’s [...]

January 21, 2008 // 0 Comments

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