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May 1998
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The May issue feature interviews with Peter F. Hamilton and Joan Aiken.

Other news:

  • Hugo and Stoker Awards Nominations listed.
  • Arthur C. Clarke vindicated in Sri Lanka.
  • Report on the International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts.
  • Publishers Weekly's 1997 bestsellers.
  • Bertelsmann buys Random House.
  • ABA sues chain booksellers.
  • New and recommended books.
  • This month's bestsellers.


  • Of Alex Schomburg and Edward B. Irving, Jr.

    Reviews -- Locus Looks at Books

    Distillations: Short Fiction Reviews by Mark R. Kelly
    Asimov's 6/98; F&SF 4/98; More Amazing Stories, Kim Mohan, ed.; Omni Online 2/98; Omni Online 3/98

    Reviews by Gary K. Wolfe
    , Jack McDevitt; Flanders, Patricia Anthony; Pulp Culture: The Art of Fiction Magazines, Frank M. Robinson & Lawrence Davidson; The Dreams Our Stuff is Made Of: How Science Fiction Conquered the World, Thomas M. Disch; Fantasy: The Liberation of Imagination, Richard Mathews

    Reviews by Faren Miller
    Dawn Song
    , Michael Marano; Brown Girl in the Ring, Nalo Hopkinson; Tesseracts6, Robert J. Sawyer & Carolyn Clink, eds.; Komarr, Lois McMaster Bujold; Juniper, Gentian, and Rosemary, Pamela Dean; Slow Chocolate Autopsy, Iain Sinclair & Dave McKean; A Hunger in the Soul, Mike Resnick; SHORT TAKE: Fire Angels, Jane Routley

    Reviews by Russell Letson
    Earth Made of Glass
    , John Barnes; Illegal Alien, Robert J. Sawyer

    Reviews by Edward Bryant
    The Good Children
    , Kate Wilhelm; Dawn Song, Michael Marano; The Crow: The Lazarus Heart, Poppy Z. Brite; SHORT TAKES: Kaki, S.P. Somtow; Red Star, John Shirley and the Panther Moderns; Burning Up the Jade, Curse of Horseflesh

    Short Reviews by Carolyn Cushman
    , Lois McMaster Bujold; For the Time Being, Marie Desjardin; Carnivores of Light and Darkness, Alan Dean Foster; Stardust, Neil Gaiman & Charles Vess; Burnt Offerings, Laurell K. Hamilton; The Secret of Platform 13, Eva Ibbotson; Dragon's Winter, Elizabeth A. Lynn; Waking in Dreamland, Jody Lynn Nye; Signal to Noise, Eric S. Nylund; The Death of the Necromancer, Martha Wells

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