Keeping Up With…

Some of our previously-read authors have new works out, and I thought you might be interested in some recent interviews about their new books: Here’s Martha Wells on her world-building process, and her latest book in the Raksura series, The Edge of Worlds. Guy Gavriel Kay also has a new book out, and the setting […]

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Major Awards!

It’s award season in the world of SF, so I thought you might be interested in a roundup of awards and nominations for 2016 (so far)… The Nebula Awards were given last weekend at the annual convention of SFWA in Chicago.  Women swept the awards, including Naomi Novik for Uprooted! The James Tiptree, Jr. Literary […]

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Our New Slate

The votes are in, and we have a new list of books to get excited about over the next 6 months!  Our schedule for May-October 2016 is as follows: May 5, 2016 (Special Thursday Meeting):  Patrick Rothfuss – The Name of the Wind   June 1, 2016 (Crossover discussion with the LGBT Book Group):  Ursula […]

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Scott Lynch at Capricon

As mentioned at our last meeting, Scott Lynch, author of our March selection, The Lies of Locke Lamora, will be appearing in our area at the Capricon convention, February 11-14. Some of the programs and panels he will be appearing in include: Heists, Capers, and Jobs: Crime stories in SF & F – Thursday, 02-11-2016 […]

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