AFTERPARTY, Daryl Gregory’s excellent new book, is out next week, and I’m thrilled that he answered a few of my questions about it, and much more! Please welcome Daryl to the blog! You’re a very accomplished, award winning novelist, and your new book, Afterparty, is excellent, but did you always want to write? Will you tell us a little more about yourself and your background? I don’t feel like I … Continue reading
We’ve got another fun post today in honor of Apex Magazine’s Operation Fourth Story. I asked a question, and AC Wise, Lisa McCurrach, and Russell Dickerson answered. If you’d like to support Apex, or, of course, subscribe, head on over to their website for more details! Here’s my question: What have been the most rewarding/challenging aspects of writing SFF, what do you love most about the genre, and what do … Continue reading
The newest Apex Magazine digital subscription drive has been dubbed Operation Fourth Story, and in honor of that, a few of us are hosting editors, authors and artist that have all contributed to Apex Magazine! Today, please welcome Cameron Salisbury, Managing Editor of Apex! Will you tell us a bit about yourself and your background? Have you always wanted to work in editing? I’m a giant dilettante. My father is … Continue reading
Courtesy of the wonderful folks at Solaris, I’ve got 4 copies of The Best Science Fiction & Fantasy of the Year: Volume 8, edited by Jonathan Strahan, and including stories by Neil Gaiman, Madeline Ashby, Greg Egan, and more! Also, it’s INTERNATIONAL! Check out the details, and good luck! About THE BEST SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY OF THE YEAR: VOLUME 8: The best of the year’s Science Fiction and Fantasy … Continue reading
Afterparty by Daryl Gregory (Tor, April 22nd, 2014)-Lyda Rose has just gotten out of the detention facility where, recently, a 17 year old committed suicide. Turns out the girl had taken a drug called Numinous, which helps its victims find God, but when she came down from the mind altering substance, joy turned to despair, and death is the only way out. However, Lyda is a little bit different from … Continue reading
Welcome to this week’s hookup to your under $5 Kindle deals in SFF! Lots of awesome to be found here and ohhh, the pretty covers! As always, doublecheck the price before you click BUY, and enjoy!
It’s always a pleasure to have James Lovegrove on the blog, and today he’s here to answer a few question about his new Pantheon book, AGE OF SHIVA! Also, courtesy of the awesome folks at Solaris, we’ve got 3 copies to give away to 3 lucky winners! Your newest book in the Pantheon series, THE AGE OF SHIVA, just came out! Will you tell us a little about it? Age … Continue reading
Please welcome the always awesome Adam Christopher back to the blog! His brand new SF, THE BURNING DARK, dropped last month, and he stopped by to answer a few of my questions about it, and more! Also, we’ve got a copy up for grabs courtesy of the nice folks at Tor, so be sure to check out the details at the bottom of the post! Congrats on the new book! … Continue reading
Please welcome the lovely Alex Hughes back to the blog! The new, and 3rd, book in her Mindspace Investigations series, MARKED, just came out and she stopped by to answer a few questions about it, her new collaboration with Kerry Schafer (squeee!), and more! Alex, welcome back to the blog! I can’t believe the 3rd book in the Mindspace Investigations series is out already! What can we expect from Adam Ward and … Continue reading
LOTS of great Kindle deals this week in SFF! All are under $5, and most are under $3. Looking for some YA? Got you covered. Fantasy and Urban Fantasy? Check! Load up your reader, but be sure to double check the price before you click BUY, because sometimes these deals don’t last.