John Schoenherr

REVIEWS: THE IMPOSSIBLES (retro) and 9 TALES OF RAFFALON (new!) 

REVIEWS: THE IMPOSSIBLES (retro) and 9 TALES OF RAFFALON (new!) 

This week Steve jumps back and forth in his reviews. Back to the early part of the century, forward from there to the 'sixties, and back (forward) to the present! Are you confused? Well, I think we all are at this point. Read More »

À LA RECHERCHE DES LIVRES PERDU: RETRO BOOK REVIEWS

À LA RECHERCHE DES LIVRES PERDU: RETRO BOOK REVIEWS

This week Steve dips back into SF’s past—focusing on 1928 and 1962. Why those years? You’ll have to read and find out…and if that doesn’t work, ask him yourself! Read More »

ACE Doubles and Cover Illustrators Part One (Redux)

ACE Doubles and Cover Illustrators Part One (Redux)

Continuing his retro-look at some older columns, Steve talks about Ace Doubles and their cover art. We're talking about The Good Old Stuff, in both writing and SF illustration. Get Some Now! Read More »

Review: The Fallen Spaceman by Lee Harding

Review: The Fallen Spaceman by Lee Harding

The Fallen Spaceman by Lee Harding, it is an interesting little book with some big ideas, and an ideal introduction to the genre for young new readers. Read More »

Transit of the Holidays

Transit of the Holidays

As we transit from Christmas to New Years let's take a look back at some of the images that got left behind. Read More »

The Illustrated Dune  (or, Why I Hate Sam Weber)

The Illustrated Dune (or, Why I Hate Sam Weber)

Frank Herbert's Dune has been a favorite subject for science fiction illustrators for years. Now Sam Weber is about to release a new illustrated edition. Read More »

The Artful Collector: On Illustrators and their “Fine Art”

The Artful Collector: On Illustrators and their “Fine Art”

A look at "fine art" from SF/F illustrators. Read More »

ACE Doubles and Some Amazing Illustrators Part One

ACE Doubles and Some Amazing Illustrators Part One

The art work gracing the covers of (most) Ace doubles was credited, another debt we owe Donald A. Wollheim. Read More »

Great Science Fiction Artists – John Schoenherr

Great Science Fiction Artists – John Schoenherr

When I was young I purchased most books and magazines in the science fiction field based on their covers. Nowadays that still applies, though much less so since I now know what to look for in a book or in an author–regardless of cover. In fact, ther... Read More »