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Guide to the Best Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror
Price: Free! Words: 51,790. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Fiction » Science fiction » General
All the 5 star, 4.5 star and 4 star novels, collections, anthologies and short stories.
Major Science Fiction Anthologies - A Brief History
Price: Free! Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Plenty has been written about the decline of the short story, anthology and collection, and when you read some older books they have been saying the same thing for decades, even in the first issue of Asimov's magazine in 1977. I have also seen Gardner Dozois write about the acceleration of the 'lack of memory' of past science fiction work. Not too surprising perhaps with the pace of change. I h
Major Fantasy Anthologies - A Guide
Price: Free! Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Fiction » Fantasy » General
For fantasy in general, the short story has been less of a focus than science fiction, it would appear. I certainly also have less of it in my collection, or in my head. However, such a form has been around a lot longer, with more practitioners. Monster and ghost stories galore for centuries, for example, not to mention the various mythological tales from all around the world.
Laird Barron (ology)
Price: Free! Words: 166,680. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Fiction » Horror » General
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About the work of horror writer Laird Barron, and is a companion to the Laird Barron (ology) website http://lairdbarron.blogspot.com and collects the content found at the site. The various entries and elements can also be browsed there. Barron as a writer often works in a Lovecraft type tradition, using his own Pacific Northwest and in particular Washington State mythos. Also noir influences.
Paolo Bacigalupi (ology)
Price: Free! Words: 98,220. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Fiction » Science fiction » General
This book is about the work of science fiction writer Paolo Bacigalupi, and is a companion to the Paolo Bacigalupi (ology) website http://paolobacigalupi.blogspot.com and collects the content found at the site. The various entries and elements can also be browsed there. He works often in the near future dystopia subgenre, with the major work being a series of stories set in post-oil Thailand.
Inheritance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,540. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
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When Chase Taylor’s grandmother passes away she inherits the exclusive home their family calls ‘the beach house’. Only there’s a catch. She has to live in it for six months with Reece Weston, a man she’d never met until the reading of the will. Is he a scam artist? Or will love turn out to be the best inheritance of all?
Space Opera and Planetary Romance Reader Guide
Price: Free! Words: 62,850. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A ratings guide for these sub-genres of Science Fiction, both by Author and by Type.
The Spires of Denon: A Diving Universe Novella
Series: Diving Universe. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,180. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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Kristine Kathryn Rusch’s novel Diving Into The Wreck spawned a universe so vast that one novel can’t contain it. The Spires of Denon doesn’t involve Boss or her crew. Instead, this powerful short novel follows Meklos Verr, hired to guard an archeological dig near the mysterious Spires of Denon.
Canaan Barred
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,220. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2010 by Vox Humana Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
“...I believe I would have killed Ahmed. Oh why did they prevent me? Yet...I know it is not him. He cannot be held to blame..." A contemporary twist on the classic tale of forbidden love, Canaan Barred is the story of one man’s desperate attempt to find meaning in a world where prejudice, bigotry, and hatred conspire to destroy his humanity.
Burma Girl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2010 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The rich man had to have Her at all costs. His daughters hated Her because he loved Her more. From the time they were children the Burma Girl came between them and their cruel father. Capable of creating hatred, jealousy and resentment there was only one question left to ask. Would the Burma Girl destroy them all in the end?