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About John DeNardo (13012 Articles)
John DeNardo is the Managing Editor at SF Signal and a columnist at Kirkus Reviews. He also likes bagels. So there.

News Feeds

Has anyone else out there tried newsfeeds on their PCs? PC World‘s recent article on must-have utilities included a free news feed program called FeedReader. It’s [...]

August 31, 2003 // 1 Comment

Politics Intrudes on SF

From SFSite The California recall has intruded on the lives of science fiction fans with the announcement by at least two cable networks, FX and Sci Fi Channel, that they [...]

August 30, 2003 // 3 Comments

The Physicality of Books

Authors (including Neil Gaiman, M. John Harrison, James Patrick Kelly, Tanith Lee, Michael Moorcock, Brian Stableford, and Gene Wolfe) answer 5 questions about [...]

August 26, 2003 // 2 Comments

Short-Short Stories

Check this out. It’s an ongoing collection of short-short stories by Michael Swanwick based on the periodic table of the [...]

August 22, 2003 // 1 Comment

Quakecon Returns!

From SciFi Weekly. Activision will once again be a featured sponsor of id Software’s QuakeCon 2003, a gaming event and tournament dedicated to the multiplayer games [...]

August 18, 2003 // 0 Comments

What is SF?

Some definitions from SF authors. Also, I started a discussion on this topic with a lengthy first post in the [...]

August 7, 2003 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: The Fear of God by B. A. Chepaitis

REVIEW SUMMARY: Mediocre paranormal cop story MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Psi-powered doctor must learn secrets from a cult leader to prevent a worldwide plague MY REVIEW: [...]

August 5, 2003 // 2 Comments

REVIEW: Leaping to the Stars by David Gerrold

REVIEW SUMMARY: Fun reading for younger and older audiences. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: A teenager and his family escape the collapse of Earth by traveling to an outer world [...]

August 3, 2003 // 1 Comment

REVIEW: Replay by Ken Grimwood

REVIEW SUMMARY: An excellent novel spawned from an intriguing idea! MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: A man dies and gets to relive the last twenty five years. Again and again. MY [...]

August 2, 2003 // 0 Comments

Top Ten Most Reprinted Stories

Scroll down a little to see the list. There are 23 “top ten” stories because of ties. The 12 I’ve read were all [...]

July 31, 2003 // 0 Comments

The XXX-Men?

Briefly noted at SciFi Weekly: Stan Lee has partnered with Playboy to develop a cartoon TV series starring Hugh Hefner as the leader of an elite crime-fighting team of [...]

July 26, 2003 // 1 Comment

Spiderman 2

The Spiderman 2 website is up…one year before its release. Sorry to muck with your post but the picture doesn’t work the comments [...]

July 26, 2003 // 3 Comments

REVIEW: Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

REVIEW SUMMARY: Thought-provoking classic SF MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: In the future, all books are outlawed and burned by firemen. MY REVIEW: PROS: Some interesting [...]

July 24, 2003 // 12 Comments

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