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29 September 2005
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October 2005 Issue 537 Vol. 55 No. 4
I N T E R V I E W S
Jack McDevitt: Human Nature / 76
Benjamin Rosenbaum: God’s Really Weird / 78
P E O P L E & P U B L I S H I N G / 10
Notes on marriages, awards, books sold, etc., with news this issue about Jonathan Lethem, Bruce Sterling, Terry Pratchett, Terry Brooks, Tim Powers, Robert A. Heinlein, and many others
M A I N S T O R I E S / 7 & 12
Interaction: Worldcon 2005 2005 Writers and Illustrators of the Future Awards 2005 Clarion West Odyssey 2005
T H E D A T A F I L E / 13
Amazon Shorts HWA Election Results Katrina Sinks Tyrannosaurus Eurocon Awards Presented F&H Buys Red Deer King Tops Author Auctions Clarke Award Fundraising Lestat on Broadway Barlowe’s Alien Planet Arthur Conan Doyle Investigated SFM Short Film Festival NYT Adds Fiction Funny Pages Google Print Problems What’s in a Name? Lawsuits of Pern NASFiC News Announcement Awards News Publishing News Potter at the Smithsonian Book News Bookstore News Financial News Online News International Rights Other Media Received Publications Received Catalogs Received
I N T E R N A T I O N A L / 36
S P E C I A L / 46
Letter on Robert A. Heinlein: Jack Williamson
L I S T I N G S
Magazines Received: August / 48 Books Received: August / 49
British Books Received: July / 65 Bestsellers / 68
O B I T U A R I E S / 74
Vladimir Volkoff Daniel Riche Giles Hart
L E T T E R / 74
Vincent Docherty & Colin Harris
E D I T O R I A L M A T T E R S / 75
Glasgow Namesakes Writers of the Future The Ring The Cat’s on the Roof
Correc-t-ions This Issue Next Issue
L O C U S L O O K S A T B O O K S
Short Fiction Reviews by Nick Gevers / 14
Sci Fiction 9/05; Asimov’s 10-11/05; Amazon shorts 8/05; Interzone 8/05; Black Gate Summer ’05.
Short Fiction Reviews by Richard Horton / 15
F&SF 10-11/05; Asimov’s 10-11/05; Asimov’s 9/05; Sci Fiction 9/05; Analog 10/05; The New Yorker 8/01/05; Talebones Summer ’05; Aeon 4; Strange Horizons 8/22/05.
Reviews by Gary K. Wolfe / 17
Fifty Degrees Below, Kim Stanley Robinson; Fledgling, Octavia E. Butler; The Narrows, Alexander C. Irvine; Greetings & Other Stories, Terry Bisson; SHORT TAKE: Science Fiction Quotations: From the Inner Mind to the Outer Limits, Gary Westfahl, ed.
Reviews by Faren Miller / 21
Thud!, Terry Pratchett; The Amphora Project, William Kotzwinkle; Zanesville, Kris Saknussemm; The Necessary Beggar, Susan Palwick; Bear Daughter, Judith Berman.
Reviews by Russell Letson / 25
Scardown, Elizabeth Bear; Worldwired, Elizabeth Bear.
Reviews by Nick Gevers / 27
The Narrows, Alexander C. Irvine; Provender Gleed, James Lovegrove; Polyphony 5, Deborah Layne & Jay Lake, eds.; Sea-Kings of Mars and Otherworldly Stories, Leigh Brackett; SHORT TAKE: Weapons of Mass Seduction, Lucius Shepard.
Reviews by Divers Hands: Damien Broderick, Rich Horton, & Lisa Goldstein / 33
Orphans of Chaos, John C. Wright; Tesseract Nine, Nalo Hopkinson & Geoff Ryman, eds.; Adventure Vol 1, Chris Roberson, ed.; The Children of the Company, Kage Baker.
Terry Bisson: This Month in History / 15, 19, 23, 25
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