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Stuff (& possibly nonsense) #99

February 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Here we go again, time for that weekly round up of all things news and comics related....

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Books: The Arthur C Clarke Award

February 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

The annual Arthur C Clarke Awards – the UK’s most prestigious award for literary science fiction – doesn’t do a longlist, but in recent years they have instead taken to posting up a list off...

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Reviews: Kings of the Wyld

February 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

Kings of the Wyld, Nicholas Eames, Orbit Books Kings of the Wyld is the debut novel from Nicholas Eames, and it follows Clay Cooper, a retired mercenary, who was content to settle down and live...

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Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense) #98

February 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

It’s that time of week once more for our quick-hit news and links round up of items we’ve noticed over the last few days:...

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Reviews: 13 Minutes

February 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

13 Minutes, Sara Pinborough, Gollancz Although Sarah Pinborough has written plenty of genre novels, 13 Minutes is more of a pure crime thriller. It’s the story of a teenage girl who was pulled from an...

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The Art of Rogue One: a Star Wars Story, Josh Kushnins, Abrams I hope you’ve all seen this movie by now, but if you’re one of those who waits until the home release, fear not,...

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Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense) #97

February 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

The weekly news round up of all things comicsy, and y’know, whatever else we decide to throw your way….....

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New York 2140, Kim Stanley Robinson, Orbit Books (cover artwork by Stephan Martiniere, design by Kirk Benshoff) At some time in the not so distant future the waters across the face of the world arose...

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Kindred, Octavia Butler, Damian Duffy, John Jennings, Abrams ComicArts The late Octavia Butler has, for me, been one of our most fascinating science fiction writers – the first SF author to win a coveted MacArthur...

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Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense) #95

January 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

Yes, it’s Friday again and that means time for our weekly quick-hit news and links round up of bits and pieces we’ve spotted over the week: The Leicester Comic Con is GO!!! The convention will...

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