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March 2005 • Issue 530 • Vol. 54 No. 3
38th Year of Publication • 26-Time Hugo Winner
Cover and Color Interviews Design by Arnie Fenner

Clive Barker: The Outsider / 6
Malcolm Edwards: Peopling the Void / 76

M A I N    S T O R I E S / 5 & 10
2004 Nebula Awards Final Ballot • 2004 British Book Summary • 2005 Clarke Award Nominees • 2004 BSFA Awards Nominees • PublishAmerica Tea Party • Marvel Gets Deals, Lee Gets His Cut

P E O P L E   &   P U B L I S H I N G / 8
Notes on marriages, awards, books sold, etc., with news this issue about Stephen King, J.K. Rowling, Catherine Asaro, Philip Josť Farmer, Theodore Sturgeon, Guy Gavriel Kay, and many others

T H E    D A T A    F I L E / 11
SF Hall of Fame Induction • 2005 Philip K. Dick Award Judges • Another Specialty Store Gone • Star Trek: Enterprise Goes • Not Oregon, Iowa! • Van Vogt Collection Donated • 2005 Dell Magazines Award • Quills Awards • Flight to the Future Contest • Tsunami Aid • Atwood Defends Invention • UK Tug-of-War • Japanese SF • Penguin Problems Persist • Natureís Futures • Roses and Cognac • Electronic Library • Amazon Reviews Used in Research • AOL Drops Usenet • A Plea for Pigwidgeon • Worldcons News • Announcements • Awards News • Publishing News • Magazine News • Financial News • International Rights • Publications Received • Catalogs Received

F O R T H C O M I N G    B O O K S
US Forthcoming Books / 34    British Forthcoming Books / 46

Magazines Received: January / 50    Books Received: January / 51   
British Books Received: December / 63    Bestsellers / 66

O B I T U A R I E S / 74
Jack L. Chalker • Appreciation by Mike Resnick • Bruce B. CassidayWalter ErnstingArthur MillerGerald PollingerPhilip DeGuere, Jr. • Appreciation by George R.R. Martin • Beverly J. Mason

E D I T O R I A L    M A T T E R S / 75
California Spring • Locus Poll & Survey • My Month • This Issue • Next Issue • Travel

L O C U S    L O O K S    A T    B O O K S

Short Fiction Reviews by Nick Gevers / 12
Sci Fiction 2/05; Asimovís 3/05; F&SF 4/05; All-Star Zeppelin Adventure Stories, David Moles & Jay Lake, eds.; The Third Alternative Winter í04-í05; Scheherazade 27.

Short Fiction Reviews by Richard Horton / 13
Sci Fiction 2/05; Interzone 2-3/05; F&SF 3/05; Realms of Fantasy 2/05; Strange Horizons 1/05; Lady Churchillís Rosebud Wristlet 1/05; Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine 12/04-1/05; Aurealis #33/34/35; Futurismic 1/05; Scattered, Covered, Smothered, Jason Erik Lundberg, ed.; BBC Cult.

Reviews by Gary K. Wolfe / 15
Spin, Robert Charles Wilson; The Sunborn, Gregory Benford; In the Palace of Repose, Holly Phillips; Tales, H.P. Lovecraft.

Reviews by Faren Miller / 19
The Silences of Home, Caitlin Sweet; Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town, Cory Doctorow; The Meq, Steve Cash; Buried Deep, Kristine Kathryn Rusch; SHORT TAKE: Black Blossom, Boban Knezevic.

Reviews by Russell Letson / 21
Lady of Mazes, Karl Schroeder; Century Rain, Alastair Reynolds.

Reviews by Damien Broderick / 23
Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town, Cory Doctorow; Mists of Everness, John C. Wright; Here, There & Everywhere, Chris Roberson.

Short Reviews by Carolyn Cushman / 27
Access Denied, Donna Andrews; The Hallowed Hunt, Lois McMaster Bujold; Derikís Bane, MaryJanice Davidson; Dusk, Susan Gates; Magic or Madness, Justine Larbalestier; Abby Cooper: Psychic Eye, Victoria Laurie; Got Fangs?, Katie Maxwell; Burning Tower, Larry Niven & Jerry Pournelle.

Reviews by Rich Horton / 29
Arabian Wine, Gregory Feeley; Constellations, Peter Crowther, ed.; Fourth Planet from the Sun: Tales of Mars from the Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, Gordon Van Gelder, ed.

Locus Looks at Art Books: Karen Haber / 31
Ilene Meyer: Paintings, Drawings, Perceptions, Cathy & Arnie Fenner, eds.; The People Could Fly: The Picture Book, Virginia Hamilton, illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon; The Book of Ballads, Charles Vess; Those Macabre Pulps, Darrel C. Richardson; SHORT TAKES: Kingsgate: The Art of Keith Parkinson; The Deceiving Eye: The Art of Richard Hescox, text by Randy M. Dannenfelser.

Terry Bisson: This Month in History / 13, 17, 20, 25

Quoted Without Comment / 52


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