Author: David Kilman

Scide Splitters: Next of Kin by Eric Frank Russell

Scide Splitters: Next of Kin by Eric Frank Russell

Scide Splitters reviews Eric Frank Russell’s classic novel, Next of Kin. A story of one man’s ingenious plan to escape an alien POW camp. Read More »

Scide Splitters: Deep Quarry by John E. Stith

Scide Splitters: Deep Quarry by John E. Stith

Next year, John Stith will publish his first novel in twenty years. In the meantime, his entire backlist is being reissued starting with Deep Quarry, a SF mystery featuring the wisecracking detective "bug eye" Takent. Read More »

Scide Splitters: The Salmon of Doubt by Douglas Adams (for Towel Day)

Scide Splitters: The Salmon of Doubt by Douglas Adams (for Towel Day)

Fans had been waiting for the third Dirk Gently novel for over a decade when Douglas Adams passed away with the novel still unfinished. All we have are precious fragments of what might have been. Read More »

Scide Splitters: Martians, Go Home by Fredric Brown

Scide Splitters: Martians, Go Home by Fredric Brown

Science fiction writers had long warned the people of earth about the potential of a Martian invasion, but nothing could have prepared them for a billion jeering Little Green Men. Read More »

Scide Splitters: The Starcrossed by Ben Bova

Scide Splitters: The Starcrossed by Ben Bova

The Starcrossed provides a hilarious, behind-the-scenes look at how a SF television series goes from promising to awful. Read More »

Scide Splitters: Brooklyn Project by William Tenn

Scide Splitters: Brooklyn Project by William Tenn

"Brooklyn Project," William Tenn’s outstanding political satire, highlights the folly of disregarding civil liberties for the sake of security. Read More »

Scide Splitters: Uncharted Territory by Connie Willis

Scide Splitters: Uncharted Territory by Connie Willis

Why does it always seem that romantic comedies are funnier at the beginning? Scide Splitters attempts to answer that question while reviewing Connie Willis’ Uncharted Territory. Read More »

Scide Splitters: 1941 Retro Hugo Eligible Short Stories

Scide Splitters: 1941 Retro Hugo Eligible Short Stories

The third and final part of a series in which Scide Splitters examines humorous stories eligible for the 1941 Retro Hugos Awards. Read More »

Scide Splitters: 1941 Retro Hugo Eligible Novelettes

Scide Splitters: 1941 Retro Hugo Eligible Novelettes

The second of a three part series in which Scide Splitters examines humorous stories eligible for the 1941 Retro Hugos Awards. Read More »

Scide Splitters: 1941 Retro Hugo Eligible Novellas

Scide Splitters: 1941 Retro Hugo Eligible Novellas

The first of a three part series in which Scide Splitters examines humorous stories eligible for the 1941 Retro Hugos Awards. Read More »

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