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Robert Minto reviews Ursula K. Le Guin’s No Time to Spare at The New Republic

No Time to Spare by Ursula K. Le Guin

What Happens When a Science Fiction Genius Starts Blogging? Continue reading

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Words Are My Matter by Ursula K. Le Guin wins 2017 Hugo

Words Are My Matter by Ursula K. Le Guin

Congratulations to Ursula K. Le Guin, whose Words Are My Matter won the 2017 Hugo for Best Related Work, at Worldcon75 in Helsinki, Finland. Continue reading

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No Time to Spare by Ursula K. Le Guin

No Time to Spare by Ursula K. Le Guin

  BVC mirrors founding member Ursula K. Le Guin’s blog. We are happy to report that selected blog posts will appear in No Time to Spare: Thinking About What Matters. Review: Barbara’s Picks, Nov./Dec. 2017, by Barbara Hoffert, Library Journal. … Continue reading

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BVC member Marie Brennan joins LEGEND OF THE FIVE RINGS!

Book View Cafe is delighted to announce that Marie Brennan has joined the fiction-writing team for the relaunch of the game Legend of the Five Rings! Set in the fictional, Japanese-inspired land of Rokugan, L5R has been a fixture of … Continue reading

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BVC Members in the Clarion West Write-a-Thon

Four members of Book View Cafe — Kristine Smith, Nancy Jane Moore, Vonda N. McIntyre, and David Levine — are participating in the Clarion West Write-a-Thon for 2017. The Write-a-Thon is a fundraiser for Clarion West, the six-week “boot camp” … Continue reading

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BVC Announces The Last Good Man by Linda Nagata

The Last Good Man by Linda Nagata Army veteran True Brighton left the service when the development of robotic helicopters made her training as a pilot obsolete. Now she works at Requisite Operations, a private military company established by friend … Continue reading

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SFWA Nebula Conference 2017

by Brenda W. Clough Every year the Science-Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America holds a Nebula Conference. This is not only to hand out the organization’s annual awards, but is both a social and a professional occasion. We have a … Continue reading

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BVC Announces The Dwarven Wars by Leah Cutter

The Dwarven Wars by Leah Cutter

The Old One will not rest until he destroys the Greater Oregon Fairy Kingdom. Warrior, servant, and royal alike face death.

Old world dwarves threaten as well, plotting a genocidal invasion to steal all the magic in the new land.

Nora’s revenge against the Old One will not be stayed, even as her twin brother, Dale, makes peace with the ancient being.

Double-crosses and twisted plans abound in the last book of the Clockwork Fairy Kingdom Trilogy, The Dwarven Wars. A fast-paced New Adult fantasy story that always leaves you guessing!

Be sure to read the first two books in the trilogy, The Clockwork Fairy Kingdom and The Maker, the Teacher, and the Monster. Continue reading

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Congratulations to Marissa Doyle: Write Touch Readers’ Award

Skin Deep by Marissa Doyle

BVC congratulates Marissa Doyle for her Write Touch Readers Award for Paranormal/Time Travel/Fantasy Continue reading

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Congratulations to the Nebula winners!

Arabella of Mars by David D. Levine

Congratulations to all the Nebula Award Winners, as well as the Bradbury, Grand Master, and Solstice winners, and especially to our own David D. Levine for winning the Andre Norton Award for Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy Award: Arabella … Continue reading

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