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Books from Critters!

Check out Books by Critters for books by your fellow Critterfolk, as well as my list of recommended books for writers.

Space Travel for SF Writers

Hot off the presses from ReAnimus Press! Space Travel - A Science Fiction Writer's Guide— An indispensible tool for all SF writers that explains the science you need to help you make your fiction plausible. (Also via Amazon)

Stayin' Alive

If you want to make a career of SF writing, STAYING ALIVE - A WRITER'S GUIDE by three-time SFWA President Norman Spinrad, published by your Critter Captain's ReAnimus Press, is an indispensable guide to the inside workings of the SF publishing industry by an expert.


I was interviewed live on public radio for Critters' birthday, for those who want to listen.

Free Web Sites

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ReAnimus Acquires Advent!

ReAnimus Press is pleased to announce the acquisition of the legendary Advent Publishers! Advent is now a subsidiary of ReAnimus Press, and we will continue to publish Advent's titles under the Advent name. Advent was founded in 1956 by Earl Kemp and others, and has published the likes of James Blish, Hal Clement, Robert Heinlein, Damon Knight, E.E. "Doc" Smith, and many others. Advent's high quality titles have won and been finalists for several Hugo Awards, such as The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction and Fantasy and Heinlein's Children. Watch this space for ebook and print editions of all of Advent's current titles!

Book Recommendation

THE SIGIL TRILOGY: The universe is dying from within... "Great stuff... Really enjoyed it." — SFWA Grandmaster Michael Moorcock

Announcing ReAnimus Press

If you're looking for great stuff to read from bestselling and award-winning authors—look no further! ReAnimus Press was founded by your very own Critter Captain. (And with a 12% Affiliate program.) [More]








Preditors & Editors Poll results

Preditors & Editors Poll results

Official Results

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Standings for Print/Electronic Book Publishers

1. The Wild Rose Press, [link][comments]

2. MuseItUp Publishing, [link][comments]
3. ireadiwrite Publishing, [link][comments]
4. Solstice Publishing, [link][comments]
4. Seven Realms Publishing, [link][comments]
5. Candlemark & Gleam, [link]
6. Decadent Publishing, [link][comments]
7. 4RV Publishing, [link]
8. Uncial Press, [link][comments]
9. White Rose Publishing, [link]
9. Silver Publishing, [link][comments]
10. Noble Romance Publishing, [link][comments]
10. Champagne Books, [link][comments]

11. Samhain Publishing, [link][comments]
12. Sonar4 Publications, [link]
13. Written Expressions, LLC, [link][comments]
13. Gypsy Shadow Publishing, [link][comments]
13. Writers Exchange E-Publishing, [link][comments]
14. loveyoudivine Alterotica, [link][comments]
14. Wild Child Publishing, [link][comments]
14. Belfire Press, [link][comments]
14. Red Rose Publishing, [link]
15. eXcessica Publishing, [link][comments]
16. Amira Press, [link][comments]
16. ireadiwrite[comments]
16. Bluewood Publishing, [link]
17. Virtual Tales, [link]
17. Wild Horse Press, [link]
17. Ellora's Cave, [link]
18. Dreamspinner Press, [link]
19. Whiskey Creek Press Torrid, [link]
19. Dark Myth Publications, [link]
19. Guardian Angel Publishing, Inc., [link]
19. Breathless Press, [link]
19. Vanilla Heart Publishing, [link]
19. Rebel Ink Press, [link][comments]
19. Eternal Press, [link]
19. ePress-online, [link][comments]
20. Untreed Reads, [link]
20. Pill Hill Press, [link][comments]
20. Amber Quill Press, [link]
21. L & L Dreamspell, [link]
21. Echelon Press, [link]
21. Western Trail Blazer, [link][comments]
21. Whiskey Creek Press, [link]
22. By Light Unseen Media, [link]
22. siren publishing, [link]
22. Morrigan Books, [link]
22. Lyrical Press, [link]
22. Dark Quest Books, [link]
23. Cyberwizard Productions, [link]
23. Wings ePress, [link]
23. Captiva Press, [link]
23. JMS Books LLC, [link]
23. Twilight Times Books, [link]
23. Wolfmont Press, [link]
23. Total-e-bound, [link][comments]
23. Static Movement, [link]
23. Loose Id, [link]
23. Carina Press, [link]
23. Northern Frights, [link]
23. Desert Breeze Publishing, [link][comments]
23. Dark Continents Publishing, [link]
23. Permuted Press, [link]
23. QueeredFiction Press, [link]
24. Ravenous Romance, [link][comments]
24. Torquere Books, [link]
24. Dare Empire, [link]
24. Post Mortem Press, [link]
24. Splashdown Books, [link]
24. Class Act Books, [link]
24. Sugar and Spice Press, [link][comments]
24. Sam's Dot Publishing, [link]
24. Treasure Cove Books, [link]
24. Apex Book Company, [link]
24. Turquoise Morning Press, [link]
24. Variance Publishing , [link][comments]
24. Dagan Books, [link]
24. Casperian Books, [link]
24. Renaissance E-Books, [link][comments]
24. Etopia Press, [link]
24. WolfSinger Publications, [link]

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