Category Archives: Membership

BVC Welcomes Gillian Polack

Gillian Polack

Gillian Polack writes fiction that others have trouble defining. Her novels range from kinda-sorta urban fantasy in The Wizardry of Jewish Women (a Ditmar finalist) to kinda-sorta time travel but probably alternate history in Langue[dot]doc 1305. Continue reading

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BVC Welcomes Marissa Doyle

Marissa Doyle

BVC welcomes new member Marissa Doyle. Continue reading

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BVC welcomes Judith Berman

Judith Berman

Please join Book View Café in welcoming Judith Berman as our newest member. Judith is a writer, anthropologist, and long-time aikido practitioner. Her short fiction, which has been shortlisted for the Nebula and Sturgeon Awards, has appeared in Asimov’s, Black … Continue reading

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BVC Welcomes Diana Pharaoh Francis

Diana Pharaoh Francis

Please join Book View Café in welcoming new member Diana Pharaoh Francis! A recovering academic, Diana Pharaoh Francis writes books of a fantastical, adventurous, and often romantic nature. She’s owned by two corgis, spends much of her time herding children, … Continue reading

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BVC Welcomes Kristine Smith

Kristine Smith

Please join Book View Café in welcoming our newest member! Kristine Smith is the author of Code of Conduct and four other books in the Jani Kilian science fiction series as well as a number of SF and fantasy short … Continue reading

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BVC Welcomes Cynthia Felice

Cynthia Felice

Please join BVC in welcoming our newest co-op member. Cynthia Felice writes science fiction novels, and occasionally writes short stories and articles. She was a John W. Campbell Award nominee for her novel, Godsfire. Felice is a workshop enthusiast, including … Continue reading

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Author Interview: Alma Alexander

She was born on the banks of the blue Danube in a country whose name is but a memory. She left that home at ten, and lived in five countries on four continents before setting up shop in cyberspace. When asked about her life, all she will say is that she was born six years before men walked on the moon, and is married to a man who wooed her in cyberspace and lured her to America. But if you want to know about Alma Alexander’s stories, ah, that’s something else entirely. Continue reading

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BVC Welcomes Alma Alexander

Please join Book View Café in welcoming new member Alma Alexander. Alma Alexander is a novelist, anthologist and short story writer who currently shares her life between the Pacific Northwest of the USA (where she lives with her husband and … Continue reading

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My Path to Coop Publishing

Anyone who’s publishing or considering publishing books today is facing a confusing chaos of choices—traditional print publishing through the “Big 5” publishers or independent presses, agented or non, indie self-publishing, standard print runs, print on demand, ebooks…. It can make … Continue reading

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Author Interview: Sheila Gilluly

Writer Sheila Gilluly believes that Cicero probably had it right: If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need. A woman of many talents, she knows how to retrieve catnip mice thrown by her cat Gracie and is both organic gardener/carpenter and a squirrel whisperer. She’s also the author of two intricate, exciting fantasy series, The Books of the Painter and The Greenbriar Queen. Continue reading

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