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Locus Award Winners Announced

The Locus Science Fiction Foundation presented the Locus Awards today at the annual Locus Awards Weekend in Seattle. Connie Willis hosted the ceremony, known for its lighthearted, Hawaiian shirt-themed festivities. The winners were selected through an open reader’s poll. Voting … Continue reading

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Congratulations Nebula Winners

The winners of the 2014 Nebula Awards were announced last night at a ceremony hosted by Ron Swanson himself, Parks and Recreation star Nick Offerman, calling them, “the most prestigious awards named after a cloud of dust.” The awards are presented by … Continue reading

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Review: Shadows of the New Sun: Stories in Honor of Gene Wolfe (Anthology)

Bill Fawcett and J.E. Mooney (editors) ★★★ Tor Books, 2013. Gene Wolfe is a legend among sci-fi and fantasy writers. And this anthology features some of the best writers, including Joe Haldeman, Neil Gaiman, Michael Swanwick and Nancy Kress paying tribute … Continue reading

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Review: Yesterday’s Kin by Nancy Kress

Nancy Kress ★★★★ Tachyon Publications, 2014. Well, this is a happy little book. Award-winning futurist Nancy Kress explores human nature in this taut novella, where first contact with an alien race is marred by the inevitable extinction of humanity due … Continue reading

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