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REVIEW: KOP by Warren Hammond

REVIEW SUMMARY: A promising first novel. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: A dirty cop’s investigation into the murder of an Army officer leads to conspiracy. MY REVIEW: PROS: [...]

July 17, 2007 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 7/17/07

Arrrrr! Andrew Wheeler reviews Pirate Freedom by Gene Wolfe. Neil Walsh’s latest Books I’ve Been Avoiding: Overlooked or Over-hyped? column is up at SF Site: [...]

July 17, 2007 // 1 Comment

This Week On Sci Fi

Welcome to the first installment of ‘This Week On Sci Fi’ where we take a look at the shows on the SCI FI Channel during primetime. If this one goes well, [...]

July 16, 2007 // 9 Comments

The Truth Is Out There? X-Files 2

David Duchovny let drop a big hint that the next X-Files movie is moving closer to production. Apparently, he is expecting to see a script next week and the movie will [...]

July 16, 2007 // 3 Comments

Cory Doctorow on Futurism

Locus Online has posted Cory Doctorow’s bi-monthly Locus magazine article, this month titled The Progressive Apocalypse and Other Futurismic Delights. Cory talks about [...]

July 16, 2007 // 7 Comments

REVIEW: We, Robots by Sue Lange

REVIEW SUMMARY: A well-written robot story of substance. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Avey the robot becomes more human while humans verge on becoming posthuman. MY REVIEW: [...]

July 16, 2007 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 7/16/07

SFF World interviews Marianne de Pierres, author of Dark Space. “My reading influences are unashamedly eclectic and went (chronologically) something like this: Zane [...]

July 16, 2007 // 0 Comments

POLL RESULTS: Most Anticipated Sequel

Here are the results of the latest SF Signal poll. QUESTION There are lots of sequels on tap for moviegoers. Which of these sequels are you most excited about? RESULTS (149 [...]

July 16, 2007 // 0 Comments

EW Reviews SF/F

Issue #944 (July 20, 2007) of Entertainment Weekly offers some brief reviews of science fiction and fantasy books. Here’s a snippet… The Servants by Michael [...]

July 15, 2007 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: Lords And Ladies by Terry Pratchett

MY RATING: (For more Pratchett reviews, see The Great Pratchett Reading Project Table) After misfiring a bit in the previous Witches novel, Witches Abroad, Pratchett returns [...]

July 14, 2007 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 7/14/07

Michael Crichton’s The Andromeda Strain is being developed as a miniseries by Ridley and Tony Scott for A&E network in late 2008. Biology in Science Fiction looks [...]

July 14, 2007 // 0 Comments

Friday YouTube: I Lived on the Moon

Here’s a musical video clip by Yannick Puig inspired by the The Kwoon song “I Lived on the Moon“, a song from their album Tales and Dreams. [via Milk and [...]

July 13, 2007 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 7/13/07

SFX magazine now has a presence in the social networking site Facebook. SciFi Scanner points us to this sweet collection of The Classic Robots of Yesteryear. Man, that [...]

July 13, 2007 // 0 Comments

Summer SF Escapism

Alan Boyle over at MSNBC’s CosmicLog offers his recommendations for summer science fiction escapist reading. Given the dust-up over falling readership numbers, I [...]

July 12, 2007 // 7 Comments

Ragamuffin Giveaway: We have a Winner!

We have a winner for our giveaway… Ashley J. is the proud owner of a shiny, brand new, autographed copy of Ragamuffin by Tobias Buckell. Congratulations, Ashley! Thanks [...]

July 12, 2007 // 2 Comments

Readership Numbers…More or Less

According to the National Endowment for the Arts, there is a decline in reading despite the success of Harry Potter. As The New York Times puts it in their article Harry [...]

July 12, 2007 // 10 Comments

SF Tidbits for 7/12/07

Interzone magazine now has a presence in social networking sites MySpace and Facebook. [via Gareth L. Powell] Analyzing Dick: At Phillip K. Dick fan blog Total Dick-Head, [...]

July 12, 2007 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: Queen of Candesce by Karl Schroeder

Continuing our clearly groundbreaking series of chat-like reviews, John and JP discuss Karl Schroeder’s second Virga novel, Queen of Candesce. Queen of Candesce is Karl [...]

July 11, 2007 // 1 Comment

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