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[REVIEW] Neil Gaiman, Karen Lord, James Gunn, and Tina Connolly

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My most recent review contribution to WORLD Magazine tackles the worldviews and content of: The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman Ironskin by Tina Connolly Transcendental by James Gunn The Best of All Possible Worlds by Karen Lord The review may be behind a paywall, but you can usually access an article at least once before …

Ender’s Game Read-Along Wks 2 and 3

I’ve been remiss in posting about the read-along. Here is Week 2 in which I give you some thought questions about Ender vs. Peter and in week 3 we talk on the podcast about the science behind the story.

[SFFWRTCHT] A Chat With Bestselling Author Michael J. Sullivan

Michael J. Sullivan wrote books in a variety of genres for over ten years, with no sales, then quit, vowing never to write again. Never wound up being ten years, when, at his family’s urging, he tried again, vowing to write something for them to enjoy instead of something focused on getting published. He started …

[BOOK REVIEW] The Frozen Sky by Jeff Carlson

Genre: Thriller, Science Fiction Paperback: 346 pages Publisher: Candlemark & Gleam Publication Date: September 15, 2012 ISBN-10: 1936460149 ISBN-13: 978-1936460144 Author Website: Jeff Carlson The Frozen Sky by Jeff Carlson is an expansion of Carlson’s popular novella of the same name. Incorporating the original story of terror on Europa (the frozen moon of Jupiter) the novel length version adds anthropology and …