The Wax magazine number 20 is out; Laura Ponce will give a workshop entitled Latin American Science Fiction: Thinking about the future from here; Cuban painter and cartoonist Cecilio Avilés has passed away, more
New digs for Uncle, Gerrold wins RAH Award, Chesley gets a new design, new Gunn Center director, more
Centuries after their deaths, an elderly couple emerge from cryonic suspension to find their lives, health – and youth – totally restored. Together, they face the joys and challenges of a second life in the distant future. Shades of Riverworld
Idris Elba; galaxy creation, unnamed bee species, SFWA story bundle, Whedon, Jodorowsky, Lord of the Rings and more!
OBIR: Occasional Biased and Ignorant Reviews reflecting this reader’s opinion. The Game Designers – by Karl Johanson Publisher: Neo-opsis Publishing, Victoria, B.C., Canada , 2021. Cover Art by Karl Johanson. Interior Art by Stephanie Ann Johanson. Premise: Are Game Designers better than the rest of us at coping with life after death? Review: This is […]
Tonight, Paul pops the question to Amanda. Everything is perfect; then suddenly – chaos. Now the couple find themselves stuck between two worlds. Desperate to be free, they try everything they can to escape… Will they succeed?
On the virtues of aged stories
Here’s the weekly post from my author blog on the new releases I found to be of interest in my three favorite romance genres (which are also the ones I write in!), and related areas such as time travel, steampunk, paranormal cozy romances and more. I do sometimes cover other releases of note in science […]
Gizmos cobbled together from frozen foods, possibly dangerous ladybugs, the tragic roots of bad behavior and more in this review of Fusion Fragment magazine
Tanya fills us in on the latest book, film and magazine releases, events, awards and more!
A vast ocean liner points down towards us, its stern in the sky and its prow a short distance from the ground. At first glance an observer might assume that the ship is plummeting from the stratosphere and about to crush the two unfortunate figures standing below. On closer inspection, however, it is revealed that […]
Ernest Liley nous présente les romans à lire en avril; https://amazingstories.com/2021/04/science-fiction-to-look-for-april-2021/ R Graeme Cameron chronique Blood of the siren CLUBHOUSE: Review: “Flight of the Siren” by Brendan Myers. Tanya Tynjala présente un roman de Luis Saavedra Reseña de Libro: Lentos Animales Interdimensionales de Luis Saavedra. R Graeme Cameron présente un roman de A David Singh […]
Worldcon settles lawsuit
Note: This post first appeared in the Roswell Daily Record… There have always been mothers as characters in science fiction. Think of Ripley in “Aliens,” or Spock’s mother in “Star Trek;” or Luke and Leia’s mother in “Star Wars,” who certainly had her challenges. The ultimate mother in sci-fi romance novels to me will always […]
You are pulled through the novel like the proverbial fly-on-the-wall riding on a character’s shoulders observing what’s happening with morbid fascination.
February’s popular post round up for our Spanish reading friends
Celebrating Hispanoamerican science fiction
This week’s spanish language roundup
A HUGE roundup of genre happenings in Hispanoamerica
“Science fiction has been, since Kepler’s Somnium or Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, a genre that offers creative proposals for the uncertain future.”
And now, December.
Catch-up with Tanya’s round=up of notable releases in November
John Dodds reviews an SFnal Groundhog Day.
Sunday, December 27th, at 4 PM EST, Amazing Stories will host an online book release party with the anthology’s editor, James Beamon, and most, if not all of the author’s whose stories appear inside this ground-breaking anthology addressing possible futures of policing and justice. The exact line-up of authors is not yet finalized; we’ll bring […]
Proyecto Cthulhu es una antología que reúne a autores hispanoamericanos de Perú, México, Puerto Rico, España y Estados Unidos, quienes muestran una clara influencia y admiración por el maestro del horror cósmico. Algunos de los autores de esta antología son Ángel Isian, Alberto Chimal, Daniel Salvo, Gerardo Lima, Yuliana Cruz, Bern Chamberlain. Un cuento […]
New releases in magazines, books, films and more
A celebration of Writer’s Day. with authors Nieves Guijarro Briones, Bibiana García, Kathy Serrano, Kristina Ramos, Sophie Canal, Tania Huerta, Andrea Amosson, Roció Qespi, Eliana Soza, Mirza Patricia Mendoza Cerna, Gabriela A. Arciniegas and Tanya Tynjala
Space Vulture is what science fiction was meant to be. Eye-popping visions of things that might be, woven into a tale of hope, love and redemption. Pure wonder on the page, unencumbered by adult concerns, unfettered by the real world. Filled with truths that are self-evident to the child inside, truths that should remain so even when we grow up.
Immediate Release – 8/12/20 Wayne, NJ – Rabid Fanboy has announced the opening of its publishing division Prince of Cats Literary Productions. Rabid Fanboy has worked heavily in publishing and promotions with authors and publishers through its marketing group Rabid Fanboy Marketing for groups like WordFire Press, Ring of Fire Press and authors like Eric Flint, Charles Gannon, […]