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Book Review: AUTONOMOUS (2017)

Book Review: AUTONOMOUS (2017)

Steve prepares for a Vancouver visit from Annalee Newitz, whose latest book Autonomous, is reviewed here. He’ll be there, will you? Read More »

Grouchy Bestselling Authors Hamstring E-Book Market. In Other News, Dog Bites Man.

Grouchy Bestselling Authors Hamstring E-Book Market. In Other News, Dog Bites Man.

Bestselling mystery / thriller authors Keigo Higashino and Jiro Asada, with five other popular genre writers and mangaka, have been embroiled for the last three years in a complicated series of lawsuits against "jisui" scanning companies. These jisu... Read More »

The Dangers of Ignoring the Ebook Revolution

The Dangers of Ignoring the Ebook Revolution

On January 8th, the long awaited final edition in the Wheel of Times series was released in hardcover.  The ebook, however, was no where to be found, and won’t be available until April 9th. Hardcover only releases have existed for years, but wh... Read More »