ebooks have enabled new opportunities for both traditional and self-published authors. Barriers to entry have been lowered, gatekeepers have expanded and both readers and writers are benefiting from this brave new world.
Axxon magazine plans to reissue, and several new novels and collections have been released by Peruvian Presses
Made on the Moon is a little novella by Steven Paul Leiva that looks at one man’s determination to dream the impossible.
Bolivian anthology series Supernova releases the third edition, Editorial Cthulhu has published his third anthology: “HORROR QUEER, Rosarium Publisher announces 2018 plans; magazines, events and more
A round up of publications, new issues and events.
This week Steve reviews three newer books: one is outstanding and the other two are worth reading. What’re the odds on that?
This week Steve tells you where to get even MORE GREAT SF/F for next to nothing! And if you were reading this column four years ago you might have read the rest. Just sayin’.
Steve ceases reviewing this week to tell you of cheap and free SF/F ebooks, SF sites, semiprozines and all sorts of SF/F resources online. Check them all out!
The Unmoving Stars is a fast-paced story that will take readers thousands of light-years away to discover that man’s worst enemy is still man.
Ken Macleod interviewed about his contribution to Improbable Botany
This week Steve takes on a blurb and a book review and a movie review. And he has a good time with all of it! He doesn’t think your mileage will vary much!
News of a seminar on Isaac Asimov, the publication of 818: Origen. Antología de ciencia ficción hispano-mexicana, and much much more.
Steve tells you where to get a free SF book and revisits/rewrites an old column dealing with Worldcons and nametags and such.
Here Be Dragons is an excellent representation of Spanish language SF microfiction.
January was a busy month for Spanish language speculative fiction, with many book and magazine releases, calls for stories and more!
Awards announcements, including the concurso Solsticio, new book releases, including an anthology of SF based on the work of David Bowie, and more!
An interview with the brains behind the Barcelona Speculative Fiction publishing house Café con Leche.
Como la semana pasada “Computer said no” y no pude publicar mis novedades de octubre, pues ahora publico dos pájaros de un solo tiro. Aquí van Octubre Libros Órbita Juracán: Cuentos cubanos de ciencia ficción es una selección de cuentos de ciencia-ficción que permiten pulsar lo que escriben actualmente escritores cubanos en el género. Entre […]
The recently translated graphic novel Pacific from Titan Comics is a bizarre tale that will appeal to the speculative fiction crowd, but fans of historical fiction should take notice too.
An overview of a collection of Finnish speculative fiction, focusing on steampunk and fantasy short stories.
Interviews with two new Spanish language speculative fiction publishers, featuring advice for new writers.
Announcements of the publication of José Antonio Suárez’ novel La máquina de la felicidad and Back to a Brave New World, an anthology tribute to Aldous Huxley’s novel Brave New World.
An overview of recent releases in Spanish speculative fiction, as well as events in the Spanish SF community.
The first issue of a new Spanish language fantasy magazine, Iron and Bones, has been released, and Cixin Liu, author of the 2015 Hugo Award winning novel The Three Body Problem, will appear in Barcelona.
Book releases, critical writings and interviews and symposia on the literature of the fantastic in Latin America are recapped by Tanya Tynjala.
Now that summer is winding down a bit, it’s time to start stocking up for winter reading – or – you’re TBR pile is just not tall enough!
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I told my psychiatrist everyone hates humorous SF. He said I was being ridiculous; everyone hasn’t read humorous SF…
There is a legal idiom that goes like this: “the value of a thing is that which that thing will bring”. Michael J Sullivan has a few thoughts.
Legends of the Metaverse, a seriaized story by Ricardo Manzanaro and a new issue of miNatura