Monthly Archives: January 2008

SF & F News

Lot’s of Orbit news today. The publishing house has a few of my favourite authors including Marianne de Pierres, Iain M Banks, Sean Williams, etc. Sean Williams’ Saturn Returns has been nominated for the Philip K Dick Award. Fantastic space opera, … Continue reading

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best of 2007

A quick round up of 2007, from my perspective… best sci fi author neal asher (narrowly beat marianne de pierres and sean williams) neal asher was a new discovery in 2007. He wins my best sci fi author of the … Continue reading

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Aurealis Awards

The nominees for the Aurealis Awards (Australian sci fi and fasntasy writing awards) were announced back in December. If you’re looking for a reading list then this is a good one to start with. The winners will be announced on … Continue reading

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Marianne de Pierres – Dark Space

This is a fabulous book by a great author – Marianne de Pierres. If you like any of the Parrish Plessis novels you will enjoy this one. It’s very different from the Parrish Plessis world, but like those novels rich … Continue reading

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