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PNBA Book Award Shortlist to Selected Short Fiction of Ursula K. Le Guin

Collected Short Fiction of Ursula K. Le Guin, boxed set

PNBA Awards announces 2018 shortlist, including Selected Short Fiction by BVC’s own Ursula K. Le Guin. 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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A Pair of Hurrahs!

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 Member Mindy Klasky Receives Career Achievement Award

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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Hugos, literary merit, and the cool bits

Okay, the Hugos are over, which most of the world has not noticed, but in the always-boiling teapot of SF and F, it’s been a long, tense year. The only mention of Sad Puppies (and not-sad puppies) is right here, … Continue reading

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Art, Imagination, and Freedom

When I clicked over to watch the video of Ursula K. Le Guin’s acceptance speech (it’s only six minutes; like all her work, it is elegantly concise) I was glad to discover that nearly sixty thousand people had been there … Continue reading

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Ursula LeGuin to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award!

A loud and sustained Hurraaaaaaaah for Ursula  K. Le Guin, who will be the recipient of a lifetime achievement award from the National Book Foundation. The award is the NBP Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters, which is (and … Continue reading

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BVC Members on Lambda Literary Finalist List

Works by Book View Cafe members Mary Anne Mohanraj and Deborah J. Ross (writing as Deborah Wheeler) have been chosen as Finalists for the 2014 Lambda Literary Awards. Mary Anne’s novel, The Stars Change, and Deborah’s novel, Collaborators, are included … Continue reading

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World Fantasy Award Nominations

Congratulations to all the World Fantasy Award nominees, especially to Book View Café founding member Ursula K. Le Guin, whose collection The Unreal and the Real: Selected Stories Volume One: Where on Earth and Volume Two: Outer Space, Inner Lands … Continue reading

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The Norton Award now that YA is hip

          Yesterday, Erin Underwood kicked off the Norton Blog Tour. And here is day three, about the jury. Since I was part of this award’s happening, I volunteered to put up a post from my perspective. … Continue reading

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