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BOOK HOTLINKS FOR FEB. 8TH: LOVE TRIANGLES, CYBERPUNK, STEAMPUNK, RACHEL COHN, AND PROPHETIC SCI FI

10 Bizarre Love Triangles in Science Fiction and Fantasy via io9 “[S]cience fiction and fantasy have given us plenty [of] freaky love triangles — here are 10…contenders.” Here Comes Trouble: Tor Books Unearths Lambda Literary Award Winning Cyberpunk Masterwork via Barnes and Noble I’m not as familiar with Cyberpunk as … Continue reading

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BOOK NEWS SEPT. 13: TOP TEN PROFESSORS, ZOMBIE WEEK, AND MORE

Ten of The Best Professors Source: guardian The Professor The most frightening member of the anarchist cell in Joseph Conrad’s The Secret Agent is known only by his academic title. “The Professor” is their cerebral bomb-maker – a man of intellectual brilliance who despises “weak” human beings. He always travels … Continue reading

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FOLLOW THESE AUTHORS WHO TWEET!

Social Networks are every where nowadays. With Twitter being one of the newer sites. People from all over Tweet, with Authors being no exemption. Our favorite authors have joined in on the fun. Talking about their books or simply just letting us know what they’re up to. OBS has decided … Continue reading

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BOOK NEWS FOR JUNE 1ST: WILLIAM GIBSON’S RECOMMENDATIONS, DYSTOPIAN SETTINGS AS CHARACTERS, AND MORE

William Gibson recommends these 10 science fiction novels to you By Thomas Mill at Sci Fi Wire New York Magazine asked various notable literati to recommend a “mixed tape” of books for you in their respective genres. They picked William Gibson for the science fiction category (smart choice!), and he … Continue reading

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BOOK NEWS FOR MAY 28TH: HARRY POTTER, NECROMANCER AND MORE, ALTERNATE HISTORY

Why Our Children Must Quid-ditch Harry Potter for the Magic of Science By Sir James Dyson via The Sun To get Britain out of this current Muggle we need to turn fantasy into reality. Engineers and scientists turn fantasy into reality – they redefine what is possible and achieve the … Continue reading

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BOOK NEWS FOR MAY 26TH: L.A BANKS’ VAMPIRE HUNTRESS AND MORE

L.A BANKS’ ‘VAMPIRE HUNTRESS’ CONTINUES IN COMICS Source: comicbookresources.com Last February, L.A. Banks’ bestselling “Vampire Huntress Legend” series concluded with its twelfth and final book, “The Thirteenth.” Fans looking for more are in luck, however, because this July, heroine Damali Richards is back to continue her fight as The Neteru … Continue reading

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BOOK NEWS FOR MAY 13TH: VAMPIRE ANTHOLOGY, PARANORMAL ROMANCE, TIME TRAVELER’S WIFE, AND LIVING IN A SCI FI NOVEL

Author stakes claim in new vampire anthology By Trevor Suffield at Winnipeg Free Press Move over Edward and Bella, and put a stake in it Lestat — Charleswood resident Ron Hore is the newest fang in vampire fiction. The father of five and grandfather of six recently had one of … Continue reading

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