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Adam Roberts in conversation

On Tuesday 12 May the audience gathered at the Nottingham Writers’ Studio were able to listen to science fiction writer Adam Roberts in conversation with Dr Caroline Edwards. 1,650 more words

Fiction Writing

Stained Glass Drawing

I started reading “Jack Glass” by Adam Roberts recently, and the cover of the book was so pretty that I decided to draw something similar. I hope you like it!

Art

Adam Robots: a riveting anthology of sci-fi short stories

Adam Roberts’ book entitled Adam Robots (I know, it’s a twister) is an amazing compilation of short stories that is bound to interest and captivate the reader. 506 more words

Entertainment

Recently arrived review copies

Courtesy of Tor Books, Tim Pratt, PATHFINDER: LIAR’S ISLAND.

And courtesy of Gollancz, Peter Higgins’ WOLFHOUND CENTURY, RADIANT STATE, and TRUTH AND FEAR. Followed by Patricia McKillip’s THE FORGOTTEN BEASTS OF ELD, Adam Roberts’ BETE, Jack Vance’s NIGHT LAMP, Harry Harrison’s BILL THE GALACTIC HERO, and John Hornor Jacobs’ THE INCORRUPTIBLES.

SFF

Here's to Us, and Who's Like Us

Humans (and other animals) are often remarkably unselfish.  We do favours for people we don’t know and who aren’t related to us.  We pass over opportunities to take advantage of others. 

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Natural Selection

Twenty Trillion Leagues Under the Sea by Adam Roberts

Mostly brilliant…

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It’s June 1958, and French experimental submarine the Plongeur has taken off on her maiden voyage to test her new nuclear engines and her ability to dive to depths never before reached. 714 more words

Book Review

Reprint: The Brick Moon

This review of The Brick Moon by Edward Everett Hale and a companion piece, Another Brick in the Moon by Adam Roberts was first published in Vector 277, Autumn 2014. 974 more words