March is the big Forthcoming Books issue, listing US and UK titles scheduled through December 1998. (A few selected titles are listed here.)
Interviews with Tim Powers and Michael Swanwick.
News of tabloid allegations against Arthur C. Clarke and the revival of Amazing Stories.
The 1997 Nebula Awards Final Ballot; nominations for the British SF Association Awards.
1997 British Book Summary.
People and Publishing items about Allen Steele, Mary Rosenblum, Vernor Vinge, Bob Eggleton, Gregory Benford, Harlan Ellison, and many others.
New and recommended books.
Of Jo Clayton and Lawrence Sanders.
Reviews -- Locus Looks at Books
Distillations: Short Fiction Reviews by Mark R. Kelly
Interzone 1/98; Asimov's 4/98; F&SF 2/98; Analog 3/98; Analog 4/98.
Reviews by Gary K. Wolfe
Foundation and Chaos, Greg Bear; Outpost, Scott Mackay; Halfway Human, Carolyn Ives Gilman; The First Immortal, James L. Halperin.
Reviews by Faren Miller
The Shadow Eater, A.A. Attanasio; The Plague Saint, Rita Donovan; Flesh and Gold, Phyllis Gotlieb; Exile's Return, Kate Jacoby; Dragon's Winter, Elizabeth A. Lynn; SHORT TAKE: Closed on Account of Rabies: Poems and Tales of Edgar Allan Poe, var. artists.
Reviews by Russell Letson
Children of God, Mary Doria Russell; Rogue Star, Michael Flynn; Ports of Call, Jack Vance; SHORT TAKE: Vance Space, Michael Andre-Driussi.
Reviews by Edward Bryant
Burning Bright, Jay S. Russell; The Tooth Fairy, Graham Joyce; The Best of Cemetery Dance, Richard Chizmar, ed.; SHORT TAKE: The Ten Ounce Siesta, Norman Partridge.
Short Reviews by Carolyn Cushman
Daughter of the Blood, Anne Bishop; Bloodsport, William R. Burkett, Jr.; The Enchantresses, Vera Chapman; Fortress of Eagles, C.J. Cherryh; Exile's Return, Kate Jacoby; Oathblood, Mercedes Lackey; The War God's Own, David Weber; More than Honor, David Weber, David Drake & S.M. Stirling.