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The Newspaper of the Science Fiction Field

April cover April features an interview with Poul Anderson, celebrating 50 years of writing science fiction.

Also in the issue:

  • Interview with Garth Nix
  • News about author and Locus columnist Edward Bryant, taken ill.
  • Awards news--Tiptree winners, British SF nominees, Stoker preliminary ballot
  • Reviews of Sheri S. Tepper's The Family Tree, Mary Doria Russell's Tiptree-winner The Sparrow, Alison Sinclair's Blueheart, Walter Jon Williams's City on Fire, Dean Koontz's Sole Survivor, Michaela Roessner's The Stars Dispose, Sarah Zettel's Fool's War, and many more.