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Hugo Nominations

My PIN still hasn’t shown up, but I’ve been formulating my nomination list. Last year was banner harvest for fans of SFF; a lot of new work from favorites and even some re-issued works ( 635 more words

A Quick Look at Likely Sad Puppy Novels Recommendations

I did a quick tally of the novels being bandied about over at the Sad Puppies site’s page for Best Novel.  Now, I haven’t weighted the results, and if they toss out the guys who seconded everything AND posted lengthy lists of their own, the end results might be a bit different.  254 more words

As Strange as Fiction

It’s often said that “Life imitates art.” But as I posited in my last post, that doesn’t normally happen in SF. And yet, here we are: We have a presidential campaign that imitates a Hugo campaign. 431 more words

And what goes around comes around, or something along those lines

Some days it seems that this mess isn’t going to end. For those of you who were tuned in to the Hugo Awards for the last few years, you probably know all about, or at least have heard about the… 1,067 more words


Sad Puppies Recommendation Tracker update #1

I’ll just post each update as its own post, it’s easier for that way.

Updates are current through January 16th.

Sad Puppies 4 Recommendations Tracker (1)

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A Sad Puppy, this guy is not

Reading the Message-fic Fantasy so you don’t have to….

I’m not sure how I ran across The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss. Someone may have recommended it, but for whatever reason I picked it up at my local library before a weekend of bad weather. 736 more words