Find out why Veronica liked a laser book better than Tom. Who’s Hugo-award winning short story is becoming a TV show? And get an early NaNoWriMo pep talk.
WHAT ARE WE DRINKING?
Tom: 2012 Ande’s Crossing Malbec
Veronica: 2007 St. Supéry Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon
Charlie Jane Anders’ “Six Months, Three Days” Coming to NBC
A New Grant to Encourage Science Fiction Writing from Diverse Worlds
Must reads of October
STAR WARS READS DAY RETURNS OCTOBER 5, 2013
Random House Launches Flipboard Magazines Curated by Margaret Atwood and for George R.R. Martin Fans
Read down to October 15
BOOK KICK OFF
Boneshaker (Clockwork Century) by Cherie Priest
Authors guide to Cherie Priest
The Demolished Man by Alfred Bester
Tech that should be there but is not.
Finished it. Loved it. Mmmm pulpy goodness.
Old Man Mose
BARE YOUR SWORD
NaNoWriMo 2013 is a month away!
Robin Hobb working on new ‘Fitz & Fool’
“Speaking of Inter Library Loan (ILL), I also was one of those kids who lived at their library. I used to use ILL to get books from all over. At one time, there was a fee hike, where ILL was going from free to $1. As a kid with just a paper route, there was no way I was going to be able to afford the new fees. I spent a few hours one afternoon filling out forms for ILL, to submit them the day before the pricing went into effect. The head librarian wanted to disallow this seeming abuse of the system, but the other librarians stuck up for me. These books trickled in for me for over a year, it was glorious.
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