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REVIEW: The Osiris Ritual by George Mann

REVIEW SUMMARY: Another satisfying outing for Newbury and Hobbes. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Newbury and Hobbes take on cases involving bizarre murders, rogue agents and [...]

March 2, 2010 // 1 Comment

TOC: Steampunk II: Steampunk Reloaded

Mentioned in passing a few days ago, merits more attention. Jeff VanderMeer has posted the table of contents for his and Ann VanderMeer’s upcoming anthology Steampunk [...]

March 1, 2010 // 0 Comments

Trailer: The Marionette Unit

I’m a fan of the steampunk sub-genre, in all its forms. However, steampunk has been poorly served by the movies that have dabbled in it. Maybe The Marionette Unit will [...]

January 8, 2010 // 5 Comments

SF Tidbits for 10/13/09

Interviews and Profiles: @PopCultureShock: Mike Mignola Talks About 15 Years of Hellboy, B.P.R.D. & More | @Tor.com: Artist Keith Thompson. @Agony Column Podcast: [...]

October 13, 2009 // 4 Comments

SF Tidbits for 10/10/09

Jo Walton reviews Zenna Henderson’s Ingathering. Interviews and Profiles: Eoin Colfer on writing a sequel to Douglas Adams’s Hitchhikers Guide. @Big Dumb Object: [...]

October 10, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 10/7/09

Interviews and Profiles: Irene Gallo interviews Scott Westerfeld about the art of Leviathan, his latest book, a steampunk adventure. Jon Armstrong interviews David Anthony [...]

October 7, 2009 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 10/3/09

Cool news! Scott Westerfeld‘s Midnighters is coming to NBC. The story “revolves around a group of people born at the stroke of midnight who have access to the [...]

October 3, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 10/2/09

Interviews and Profiles: @ A Dribble of Ink: Jesse Bullington (The Sad Tale of the Brothers Grossbart). The Big Idea: Mindy Klasky. @SF Site: Mark Chadbourn. @Omnivoracious: [...]

October 2, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 9/25/09

David Louis Edelman previews Geosynchron, book 3 of the Jump 225 Trilogy. Interviews and Profiles: @Talking with Tim: Dan Abnett (Triumff). @Whatever: Paolo Bacigalupi, [...]

September 25, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 9/15/09

Adam Roberts reviews Sam Merwin, Jr.’s sexy time travel classic, The Time Shifters. Ack! That painful prose reminds me of Pel Torro! Interviews & Profiles:[some [...]

September 15, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 9/7/09

The Examiner lists Top 10 SciFi/Fantasy movies coming this Fall. Included is the premise for the new Rambo film, which involves technologically-enhanced soldiers. [...]

September 7, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 9/5/09

Interviews & Profiles: Over at her wonderful blog, Sci-Fi Fan Letter, Jessica Strider interviews Freda Warrington, author of Elfland. The latest episode of The Sofanauts [...]

September 5, 2009 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 9/2/09

Interviews & Profiles: John Scalzi turns the Whatever mike over to Malinda Lo, author of Ash. Agony Column podcast-interviews Peter S. Beagle, Karen Joy Fowler, Michael [...]

September 2, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 8/28/09

Interviews & Profiles: Fantasy Book Critic interviews Gary Gibson (Nova War). The Future Awaits interviews Tobias Buckell. Tor Editor Patrick Nielsen Hayden on ebooks, [...]

August 28, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 8/24/09

File 770 has photos from Ray Bradbury’s 89th Birthday Party. Michael Moorcock traces the roots of atmospheric steampunk in his Guardian review of The Manual of [...]

August 24, 2009 // 2 Comments

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