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[Book Review] After the End: Recent Apocalypses edited by Paula Guran

My review of After the End: Recent Apocalypses edited by Paul Guran can now be read at SF Signal.

Signed Page Owner, Editor, and Author Assembles Dream TOC For Fundraising Anthology After Cancer

If you’re a speculative fiction reader or fan and you haven’t heard of Shawn Speakman, you’ve probably heard of his website: The Signed Page at It’s a site where he makes available signed copies of new releases for fans who can’t make it to events where their favorite author appears in person. He also blogs …

[BOOK REVIEW] The Sword and Sorcery Anthology edited by David Hartwell and Jacob Weisman

Genre: Sword and Sorcery Paperback: 432 pages Publisher: Tachyon Publications Publication Date: June 1, 2012 Language: English ISBN-10: 1616960698 ISBN-13: 978-1616960698 Author Website: David Hartwell and Jacob Weisman Sword and Sorcery (S&S), while distinctive, has never been a large subgenre, at least in comparison to epic fantasy or steampunk, though it has a steadfast readership and a diverse authorship. Pick up an …

[BOOK REVIEW] The Q Word and Other Stories by Richard Lee Byers

Genre: Collection, Urban Fantasy, Horror, Sword and Sorcery File Size: 180 KB Print Length: 125 pages ASIN: B00501N49S Author Website: Richard Lee Byers On my trip to Rome in March, I was able to borrow and use, for the first time, a Kindle 2 e-reader. The convenience of the reader is undeniable and for the long flight from Florida …