Posts Tagged: pornokitsch

Speculative Fiction 2012: Out now!

We have news(!) – Speculative Fiction 2012 is now available on Amazon. This collection contains over fifty of the year’s best online essays and reviews, from Tansy Rayner Roberts on Supergirl to Lavie Tidhar on China Miéville to Aishwarya Subramanian on My Little Pony to Joe Abercrombie on, er, himself. It is a diverse collection of some of last year’s best and… Read more »

Announcing SpecFic ’12 Contributors

Speculative Fiction 2012: The Best Online Reviews, Essays and Commentary announced its lineup of contributors, Wednesday. Edited by bloggers Justin Landon (Staffer’s Book Review- US) and Jared Shurin (Pornokitsch – UK), SpecFic ’12 collects over fifty pieces from science fiction and fantasy’s top authors, bloggers and critics. Author and podcasting sensation Mur Lafferty, whose newest novel The… Read more »

SpecFic 2012: Cover Reveal and Details

Last year, I began a partnership with Jared Shurin, co-owner/editor of Pandemonium Fiction, to release an anthology titled Speculative Fiction 2012, The Years Best Online Reviews, Essays and Commentary, with proceeds to be donated to charity. Our goal, if any such thing can be claimed, is to create a record of all the incredibly rich content being… Read more »

See me at Pornokitsch today. . .

With the Hugo Awards recently opening their doors to nominations, Jared Shurin from Pornokitsch invited me over to talk about the books I think are mostly likely to be forgotten by the voters. Our first Friday Five for 2013 is a doozy, with three of the interweb’s more thoughtful genre reviewers swinging by to chat… Read more »

KJ Parker Interviewed by Pornokitsch

Anyone who reads this blog knows I’m a monster fan of KJ Parker. Orbit is releasing a new Parker novel this month titled, Sharps, which I’ve read and will be reviewing soon. Given the nature of Parker’s public profile, or lack there of, few interviews are granted by the publisher and/or author and the only… Read more »

Today I wrote a post somewhere else…

Jared Shurin of Pornokitsch, who along with his partner Anne Perry writes one of the best blogs on planet Earth, queried the Twitter about people’s favorite novels from their childhoods. I responded with The Sword of Shannara and thought nothing else of it. Then Jared asked me to write about it. It took me a… Read more »