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Review: Coming Home by Jack McDevitt

My review of Jack McDevitt’s newest novel, Coming Home, can be found at SF Signal.

Space Opera Has Lost Its Luster – Redux

Last week Fabio Fernandes took an old essay of mine and used it as a jump point to ask myself and authors like Ken MacLeod, Michael Flynn, Jay Lake, Paul Jessup why we think space opera hasn’t gone more mainstream. Read all the fascinating answers at SF Signal.

SF Signal Podcast: Do You Like to Be Scared?

This week’s SF Signal Podcast asks: Do you like to be scared? (i.e. Do you like horror?) To which I emphatically reply, NOPE! If you have any thoughts on the subject, leave your comments over at SF Signal.

SFFWRTCHT: A Chat With Blogger John DeNardo of SF Signal

John DeNardo is the Editor of SF Signal, a group blog about speculative fiction. He also likes bagels. He can be found online at, on Twitter as @sfsignal, on Facebook, and addictively trolling the internet for news and more. And he’s a heck of a nice guy, too, so don’t be afraid to chat …