Category Archives: Hurrah

We lift a cup of brew to our authors for their stellar achievements!

Ursula K. Le Guin and Michael Cunningham Talk About Writing

BVC’s own Ursula K. Le Guin and Michael Cunningham talk about what’s going on with fiction in this dialogue at Electric Lit. Here are a couple of quotes to whet your appetite: Cunningham: I feel like the most prominent aspect … Continue reading


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“Light and Shadow” — a new short story by Linda Nagata

War Stories anthology cover art

Linda Nagata’s newest short story “Light and Shadow” is in the just-released anthology War Stories, edited by Jaym Gates and Andrew Liptak, and published by Apex Publications. War Stories is an anthology of military science fiction that also includes stories … Continue reading


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Phyllis (Irene) Radford is #1 Skywarrior Books

Book View Cafe’s own Phyllis Radford (aka Irene Radford, P.R. Frost, and C.F. Bentley) is June’s top-selling author at Skywarrior Books, publisher of her collaborations with Bob Brown. Congrats, Phyl!


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Congratulations to Marie Brennan!

  Congratulations to BVC member Marie Brennan, whose A Natural History of Dragons has been nominated for the 2014 World Fantasy Award! The World Fantasy Convention will be held in Washington D.C.


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David D. Levine is the Westercon Fan Guest of Honor for 2016

David D. Levine with turbine by Janna Silverstein Sep 2012 cropped 600x900

We’re very pleased to announce that BVC member David D. Levine will be the Fan Guest of Honor at Westercon 69, to be held in Portland, Oregon on the Fourth of July weekend in 2016. The other GoHs are John … Continue reading


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SF Gateway Reviews Vonda McIntyre’s Dreamsnake

Online genre magazine SF Gateway ran a very nice write-up of Vonda McIntyre’s work. The review, written by Kevin McVeigh, is entitled From the Attic VII: Vonda N. McIntyre. Vonda fans can read it here. I’d say this rates a big, zesty HURRAH!


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Athena’s Daughters, vol. 1

Sherwood Smith has a novelette in the new, all-women produced, edited, and written anthology Athena’s Daughters.  The anthology includes writers such as Nisi Shawl, Diana Peterfreund, Cleolinda Jones, Mary Robinette Kowal, and Book View Cafe member Alma Alexander. The stories range … Continue reading


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BVC Members Help Lightspeed Destroy Science Fiction

Women Destroy Science Fiction issue of Lightspeed

The long-awaited “Women Destroy Science Fiction” issue of Lightspeed is now available. Three members of Book View Cafe — Maya Kaathryn Bohnhoff, Amy Sterling Casil, and Nancy Jane Moore — contributed personal essays to the issue. Ebook versions in a … Continue reading


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HURRAH! Mindy Klasky Throws the Perfect Pitch

Mindy Klasky’s Book View Cafe publication Perfect Pitch was recommended on USA Today’s Happy Ever After romance genre blog. Included in the enthusiastic review: “Why you should read it: This introduction to Mindy Klasky’s Diamond Brides series is a heartfelt, conflict-ridden … Continue reading


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Vonda N. McIntyre on the Set of The Moon and the Sun

Here’s a picture of BVC’s own Vonda N. McIntyre sitting with Pierce Brosnan, who is playing Louis XIV in the movie version of The Moon and the Sun. The picture is from a French TV1 report on the movie being filmed … Continue reading


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