John W. Campbell Memorial Award

BOOK REVIEW: “QUANTUM NIGHT” by ROBERT J. SAWYER and CANADA’S AURORA AWARDS

BOOK REVIEW: “QUANTUM NIGHT” by ROBERT J. SAWYER and CANADA’S AURORA AWARDS

No fooling! Steve's April 1 column is about the Canadian Aurora Award, plus Robert J. Sawyer's brand-new book, "Quantum Night." Is it a goodie? Read the column and find out! (The answer is an unqualified "Heck, yes!") Read More »

The Greatest Science Fiction Novels of All Time Part 3

The Greatest Science Fiction Novels of All Time Part 3

Continuing the assemblage of the greatest SF novels of all time - objectively Read More »

Sturgeon and Campbell Awards. Photo courtesy of C.J. Harries.

Finding a Path to the Stars at the 2013 Campbell Conference

Friday, June 14, 2013, arrived without much fanfare. My yard gnomes were chained and securely staked in my garden, while the lazy, overweight alligators lounged at the edge of the moat with their mouths open, attempting to bait in birds for a seat. I... Read More »

War and Dreams – Two Novels by Kathleen Ann Goonan

Kathleen Ann Goonan’s In War Times, originally published in 2007, won the John W. Campbell Memorial Award for Best Novel and the ALA’s Best Science Fiction Novel of the Year. A complex exploration of the political implications of alternative hi... Read More »