James Alan Gardner

BOOK REVIEWS: GARDNER’S “ALL THOSE EXPLOSIONS…” AND ROUNDS, MARKS II & III

BOOK REVIEWS: GARDNER’S “ALL THOSE EXPLOSIONS…” AND ROUNDS, MARKS II & III

This week Steve reviews three newer books: one is outstanding and the other two are worth reading. What’re the odds on that? Read More »

TESSERACTS, PLUS SCIENCE FICTION AND MUSIC #1: DAVID CROSBY

TESSERACTS, PLUS SCIENCE FICTION AND MUSIC #1: DAVID CROSBY

This week Steve plugs the new Canadian anthology Tesseracts 20 (shameless self-promotion), and interviews famed musician and self-confessed SF buff David Crosby of The Byrds, Crosby, Stills & Nash (and Young), and his own group with his son James... Read More »

BOOK REVIEW: STAR GUARD BY ANDRE NORTON and other stuff

BOOK REVIEW: STAR GUARD BY ANDRE NORTON and other stuff

This week Steve's all over the map. He reviews an old YA by Andre Norton, talks about cover artists (including Ed Emshwiller) and answers a comment from a reader. Oh, and he throws in a little egoboo for himself. Read More »

OPUS 100: A GOOD BOOK and a MOVIE

OPUS 100: A GOOD BOOK and a MOVIE

Steve reaches a milestone 100 columns, and reviews the new Writers of the Future anthology and the film Big Hero 6. Read More »