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MEME: What Book Are You Reading Right Now?

There might not always be time for a long, thoughful post…but there’s always time for a quick Meme! I’m in the middle of reading Sly Mongoose by Tobias S. [...]

June 10, 2008 // 61 Comments

REVIEW: Jim Baen’s Universe #12

MY RATING: The April 2008 issue of Jim Baen’s Universe (Issue #12, also known as Volume 2, Number 6) closes out their second year of publication with 12 pieces of short [...]

June 10, 2008 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: Escapement by Jay Lake

MY RATING: In Mainspring (SF Signal review), author Jay Lake created one of the more imaginative alternate Earth settings you’ll find. One where Earth is literally a [...]

June 10, 2008 // 6 Comments

SF Tidbits for 6/10/08

Interviews and profiles: Bibliophile Stalker interviews John Joseph Adams, editor of Wastelands and Seeds of Change. SciFi Wire profiles Jo Walton, author of Ha’Penny, [...]

June 10, 2008 // 3 Comments

RIP: Algis Budrys

Sad news… Steven H. Silver is reporting that sf author/editor Algis Budrys has passed away. Budrys is perhaps best known for his works Who? (1958), Rogue Moon (1960), [...]

June 9, 2008 // 5 Comments

Allen Steele’s Coyote Website Goes Live

Allen Steele writes in to tell us about the new site dedicated to his Coyote series of books: A year in the making, this new site is the creation of science fiction author [...]

June 9, 2008 // 3 Comments

SF Tidbits for 6/9/08

The Agony Column podcast-interviews Karen Joy Fowler (Wit’s End). Recent NPR broadcasts feature JK Rowling’s Harvard commencement speech and Ursula K. Le [...]

June 9, 2008 // 2 Comments

Tube Bits for 06/09/2008

About Heroes offers up a review of the Serenity: Better Days comic series. This series is written by Whedon himself and takes place between the end of the TV show and the [...]

June 9, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 6/8/08

Andrew Stanton of Pixar recently confirmed that he is writing the Pixar adaptation of Edgar Rice Burroughs’ John Carter of Mars. [via /Film] Post-Weird Thoughts [...]

June 8, 2008 // 0 Comments

The Amazing Adventures of Little Batman

Batman re-enacted by children. [via Keith R.A. DeCandido] This automatically switches to parts 2 and 3, so sit back and enjoy. Favorite moment: “Some days you just [...]

June 7, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 6/7/08

Heavy Reading: Check out John Kessel’s interesting 2004 essay Creating the Innocent Killer: Ender’s Game, Intention, and Morality. “The purpose of this [...]

June 7, 2008 // 0 Comments

Friday YouTube: Top 10 Giant Movie Monsters

Biology in Science Fiction points us to this NSFW countdown of Top 10 Giant Movie Monsters. Not sure that their No. 1 pick is worthy of besting Kong, but so it goes… [...]

June 6, 2008 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 6/6/08

The Agony Column podcast-interviews Lou Anders, editor of Pyr and the upcoming anthology Fast Forward 2. At SciFi Wire, John Joseph Adams profiles Marilyn Kosmatka, co-author [...]

June 6, 2008 // 0 Comments

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