WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday. This meme is from shouldbereading.   To play along, just answer the following three (3) questions…     • What are you currently reading? A Natural History of Dragons by our own Marie Brennan. At first I shied … Continue reading

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BVC Announces The Aunt Paradox by Chris Dolley

The Aunt Paradox Book 3 of Reeves and Worcester Steampunk Mysteries by Chris Dolley HG Wells has a problem. His Aunt Charlotte has borrowed his time machine and won’t give it back. Now she’s rewriting history! Reggie Worcester, gentleman’s consulting … Continue reading

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Author Interview: Brenda W. Clough

Writer Brenda W. Clough has stitched together an exotic quilt of a career and a life. She’s written classic fantasy, fantasy humor, fantasy for children, science fiction, steampunk, and even contemporary mystery. Recent novels include Speak to Our Desires, an unusual murder mystery that takes place in 1969 New York City, and Revise the World, a science fiction tale of time travel, FTL drives, and resurrected Antarctic explorers. Her latest work from Book View Cafe is the re-release of How Like a God, where she asks the question, “Does absolute power corrupt absolutely?” A man on the edge is about to find out.

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A Genealogy of Speculative Fiction
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As speculative fiction writers, we stand on the shoulders of giants. Whatever genre we write, there is an illustrious lineage of other writers who are mothers, fathers, aunts and uncles of the genre. The lineage is often reflected in the … Continue reading

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BVC Announces Steampunk Voyages by Irene Radford

Steampunk Voyages Around the World in Six Gears by Irene Radford $3.99 $1.99 Introductory Special! (Collection) ISBN 978-1-61138-280-8 Steampunk Voyages brings the Romance of steam, the stretch of the imagination, the big, brassy, powerful, and sweaty way of looking at … Continue reading

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Author Interview: Brenda W. Clough

Writer Brenda W. Clough has stitched together an exotic quilt of a career and a life. She’s written classic fantasy, fantasy humor, fantasy for children, science fiction, steampunk, and even contemporary mystery. Clough has an unabashed enthusiasm for whimsy, black humor, and the wide universe of comic books. She’s been known to create original cover art, cook exotic meals for her family, and knit squids.

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Carl Brandon Society

Today (before midnight Pacific Daylight Time) John Scalzi,  Justine Larbalestier and Scott Westerfeld, and @ArachneJericho are matching contributions to the Carl Brandon Society Book View Café also supports the Carl Brandon Society. All the proceeds of Bloodchildren: Stories by the … Continue reading

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Reaching More Than One Audience

I sometimes joke that my work is fiction — “I make it all up” — but that isn’t true. All writers draw to some extent on our own experiences and environments, not to mention what we’ve studied, heard about from … Continue reading

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