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Interviews & Profiles

  • Electric Literature interviews Colin Barrett, author of Young Skins.
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal interviews Marie Lu, author of Legend.
  • My Bookish Ways interviews Tom Pitts, author of Knuckleball.
  • The Mary Sue interviews Greg Weisman, author of the Rain of the Ghosts Kickstarter.
  • Paul Feig explains the strange saga behind his buzzy sci-fi sitcom Other Space
  • Suvudu interviews Frank Portman, author of King Dork Approximately.
  • interviews R.L. Stine, author of Don’t Stay Up Late.


Events & Event News

  • Forbidden Planet is stoked to announce a Troma signing on Thursday April 30th at 7:00 PM in New York City! Meet Lloyd Kaufman (Troma President and creator of The Toxic Avenger), Ethan Hurt (Composer of the Class of Nuke ‘Em High Theme), and Lisa Gaye (star of Class of Nuke ‘ Em High 2 & 3, Toxic Avenger 2-4, and many more classiscs!
  • The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA) announces a new regional reading series, SFWA Southeast Reading Series at the Bostock Library on Duke’s campus on Friday, April 24. This event is free and open to the public. More on Facebook.

Crowd Funding

  • BROKEN SAVIORS: Alien Invasion Comic Book – Aliens invade claiming they need to save us. Check out the FREE first issue to see what happens. Are you a rebel or a savior?
  • Omega Virus: Revisited – Fiction. Its been sixteen years since the Omega Virus was unleashed introducing the world to zombies. now a new group must revisit the land.
  • Posthuman – Only four days left in this KickStarter for one of the most amazing survival boardgames in recent memory! The video is a must-watch. You are one of the last humans on earth, trying to reach a rumored fortress. Will you survive, or evolve?
  • Watch Out! Book 1 – We’re turning the webcomic Watch Out!, a story about inter-dimensional thieves traveling to Earth, into a physical comic book!

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