Tag Archives: Jack Vance

AZSF Reading Authors Recommend Books

Okay, I promise I’ll shut up about the AZSF Reading series. Tomorrow. For now, here’s a list of recommended reading from the various participants. You can ask them about these books over a drink tonight (Tuesday, Sept. 22) at Sip … Continue reading

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Tough Traveling — Evil Lairs

Every Thursday, Nathan at Fantasy Review Barn leads a group of fellow bloggers on “Tough Travels”, a trip through the tropes that populate the fantasy and sci-fi world, using Diane Wynne Jones’ hilarious The Tough Guide to Fantasyland as a … Continue reading

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Retro Review: Tales of the Dying Earth by Jack Vance

Jack Vance ★★★★ Orb, 2000 (Omnibus edition reissue). Fantasy fans owe a huge debt to the late, great Jack Vance. The celebrated author and adventurer, who died in 2013, influenced generations of writers, from Michael Moorcock and Gene Wolfe to George … Continue reading

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The Very Best of Fantasy & Science Fiction, Volume 2 edited by Gordon VanGelder

Gordon Van Gelder, ed. ★★★★ Tachyon Publications, 2014. In 2009 Tachyon paid tribute to the 60th anniversary of “The Magazine Fantasy & Science Fiction” with The Very Best of Fantasy & Science Fiction, an exquisite anthology the featured some of … Continue reading

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