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May 2001
edited by Charles N. Brown
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30 April 2001

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The May issue has

  • interviews with John Crowley and Steve Erikson
  • lists of this year's Hugo, Retro-Hugo, and Chesley Awards nominations
  • reports and photos from March's International Conference on the Fantastic in Ft. Lauderdale
  • obituaries of R. Chetwynd-Hayes, Donald A. Reed, and others
  • and lots of Data File and People & Publishing news

Online from this issue:

  • Locus Bestsellers
  • New and Notable Books

    Reviews in the May issue:

    Distillations: Short Fiction Reviews by Mark R. Kelly

  • Supertoys Last All Summer Long, Brian Aldiss
  • Dream Factories and Radio Pictures, Howard Waldrop
  • Absolute Magnitude, Spring 2001
  • Artemis, Spring 2001
  • The Third Alternative, Issue #26

    Reviews by Gary K. Wolfe

  • The Secret of Life, Paul McAuley
  • Cosmonaut Keep, Ken MacLeod
  • Tales from Earthsea, Ursula K. Le Guin
  • Nebula Awards Showcase 2001, Robert Silverberg, ed

    Reviews by Faren Miller

  • Appleseed, John Clute
  • Something More, Paul Cornell
  • The Wooden Sea, Jonathan Carroll
  • Passage, Connie Willis
  • House of Leaves, Mark Z. Danielewski
    Redgunk Tales: Apocalypse and Kudzu from Redgunk, Mississippi, William R. Eakin
  • Tales from Earthsea, Ursula K. Le Guin

    Reviews by Russell Letson

  • Cosmonaut Keep, Ken MacLeod
  • The Last Harbor, George Foy

    Short Reviews by Carolyn Cushman

  • Riders of Leviathan, Toni Anzetti
  • Artemis Fowl, Eoin Colfer
  • The Astrologer: Heart of Stone, Denny DeMartino
  • Reunion, Alan Dean Foster
  • Lirael, Daughter of the Clayr, Garth Nix
  • The Circle Opens: Street Magic, Tamora Pierce
  • Betrayal in Death, J.D. Robb
  • Otherland: Sea of Silver Light, Tad Williams

    Reviews by Divers Hands

  • Corsair, Chris Bunch
  • The Gospel According to Philip K. Dick, Mark Steensland, director
  • Fools Errant, Matthew Hughes
  • Bloodlover, Nancy Kilpatrick
  • Time Future, Maxine McArthur

    Locus Looks at Art Books Reviews by Karen Haber

  • Visions of Adventure: N.C. Wyeth and the Brandywine Artists, John Edward Dell, ed.
  • Nick Bantock: The Artful Dodger, Nick Bantock
  • Wonder Woman: The Complete History, Les Daniels
  • Little Lit: Folklore & Fairy Tale Funnies, Art Spiegelman & Françoise Mouly, eds.
    Peter Pan by Sir J.M. Barrie, Cooper Edens, ed.
  • The Seven Wise Princesses: A Medieval Persian Epic, Waqfa Tarnowska, illustrated by Nilesh Mistry
  • Sowa's Ark: An Enchanted Bestiary, Michael Sowa
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