Category Archives: Hurrah

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

A Pair of Hurrahs!

Westercon Award

This week we celebrate a pair of Hurrahs. “Stealth” BVC member Mark Ferrari, husband of the inimitable Shannon Page, won Best in Show for his work presented in the art show at Westercon 69 over the Independence Day weekend. So that … Continue reading

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BVC founding member Phyllis Irene Radford, writing as Julia Verne St. John, is getting great reviews for her new novel, The Transference Engine. This steampunk tale of Madame Magdala’s attempt to bring Lord Byron back to life will be released by … Continue reading

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Overview of Judith Tarr’s Work on Strange Horizons

Judith Tarr with Albert Einstein

Over on Strange Horizons, author and historian Kari Sperring has a great piece on all the things that make Judith Tarr’s historical fantasy so worthwhile. Here’s an excerpt: This is history with its eyes open, complex, realistic, difficult, uncomfortable, powerful, … Continue reading

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Linda Nagata’s Going Dark a John W. Campbell Memorial Award Finalist

Going Dark - Saga Press edition

Book View Cafe member Linda Nagata’s novel Going Dark is a finalist for the 2016 John W. Campbell Memorial Award, which honors the best English-language science fiction novel published in the prior year. Going Dark is the third volume of … Continue reading

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BVC Member Mindy Klasky Receives Career Achievement Award

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On Saturday, April 30, BVC member Mindy Klasky received the Career Achievement Award from the Washington Romance Writers chapter of the Romance Writers of America. The award acknowledges a chapter member’s ongoing professional career, making specific note of the quantity … Continue reading

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David Levine’s “Damage” is Sturgeon Finalist

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Book View Cafe’s own David D. Levine is a finalist for the 2016 Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award for his short story “Damage”, which appeared in the January 21, 2015 online issue of Tor.com. Continue reading

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BVC Members on Locus Recommended Reading List

Little Sisters

Book View Cafe members are well represented on Locus Magazine‘s 2015 Recommended Reading List. Vonda N. McIntyre’s “Little Sisters,” a Book View Café Original, is on the short story list. Linda Nagata’s Going Dark, the third book in her Red … Continue reading

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Chaz Brenchley Novelette in Year’s Best SF

Chaz Brenchley’s SF Novelette “The Astrakhan, the Homburg and the Red Red Coal” will be featured in Gardner Dozois’ Year’s Best Science Fiction anthology (#33) for 2015. The story was originally published in Lightspeed magazine’s June special issue (#61)—Queers Destroy Science Fiction.  Conga-rats … Continue reading

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Linda Nagata’s THE RED Among Publishers Weekly Bests of 2015

Congratulations to our own Linda Nagata, whose science fiction novel, The Red: First Light is featured among Publishers Weekly‘s Best Novels of 2015. In fact, it’s one of six SF&F novels cited by PW as 2015 noteworthies. The review posted on the PW … Continue reading

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Maya & Jeff Bohnhoff Win Pegasus Award

Congratulations to Book View Cafe staffer, Maya Kaathryn Bohnhoff and her husband Jeff on the Pegasus Award for Best Performer they picked up at the Ohio Valley Filk Festival (OVFF) on October 24th. The Pegasus Award is given out by the … Continue reading

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