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Hugo Award, Doing the Math, Doing the Homework

I am probably the last sci-fi nerd in all the world to broach this subject.

If you haven’t heard of the Hugo Award controversy, or if the term Sad Puppies makes you think of actual four-legged puppy dogs, then most of this is going to mean nothing to you. 1,988 more words

Science Fiction

BBC's The City & the City miniseries confirmed!

Just a quick update: BBC have issued a press release confirming that they are going ahead with making a four-hour miniseries based on China Miéville’s… 76 more words

China Miéville

TBR Thursday 63...

Episode 63

What goes up must come down – that’s right, isn’t it? So when will my TBR start coming down??? 152… and still rising… 810 more words

Book Review

I don’t think you can distinguish science fiction, fantasy and horror with any rigour, as the writers around the magazine Weird Tales early in the last century (Lovecraft in particular) illustrated most sharply.

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Fiction

10 Novels About Architecture

…or a respite from that JCT

Quite often an architect will approach the bookshop till with an armful of books about contractual procedures and CDM regulations and a look of resignation.  936 more words

Top Ten Tuesday - 18th August 2015

Top Ten Tuesday is brought to you by The Broke and the Bookish.

This week’s topic is: Top Ten Of Your Auto-buy Authors 113 more words

Literature

US cover and extract from This Census-Taker by China Miéville

Today io9 has our first sneak peek at This Census-Taker, the upcoming novella by China Miéville. It’s due out on January 5th, 2016 from Penguin Random House in the US, and February 25th from Macmillan in the UK. 145 more words

China Miéville