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Critter Notices

Critters is 23!

Yes, 23 years ago Critters was born. Wow! Thanks so much to all of you, who've made it such a resounding success!

Critters no longer accepting European Union members :(

It's with a heavy heart that I have to announce Critters can no longer accept people in the European Union as members. This is a result of the "GDPR" privacy laws going into effect. I'm a big fan of privacy, and applaud the general idea behind the GDPR, but the way it's implemented forces me to close the door to EU writers. [read more why...]

Books from Critters!

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

A Guide to Barsoom

The ultimate, definitive GUIDE TO BARSOOM from ReAnimus Press. NOW IN PRINT EDITION TOO. The best guide to Edgar Rice Burroughs' Mars series.

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)

P&E Has a New Caretaker!

I'm very happy to announce that P&E has been handed off to a new caretaker! Check out the site for news and such. Hurrah!

Interviewed!

I'm being interviewed live on public radio for Critters 20th birthday. For those who want to listen, it's on the 10am (Mountain time) show on Thursday, 11/19/16, on Colorado Public Radio - www.cpr.org has streaming on the site or it's 90.1 FM in the Denver area. [Interview is done, you can listen on the site]

Free Web Sites

Free web sites for authors (and others) are available at www.nyx.net.

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!

Network speeding up

I'm switching the connection over to a new, shiny 10X faster network because of all the load. There might be bits of downtime as your boxes learn new addresses and things. Should be brief. Let me know of any prolonged outages you see.

Preditors & Editors Changeover

With the very sad passing of Dave Kuzminski, who ran P&E, I've taken over the P&E duties. Lots of what I hope are improvements; check it out at pred-ed.com.

Critters Server is Dying has been Replaced

See important details here in my blog. Let me know if you find anything that isn't working right. (Manuscripts are now available for this week, FYI.)

Book Recommendation

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Preditors & Editors Poll results

Preditors & Editors Poll results

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Standings for category: Thriller Novels

1. Bareknuckle Barbarian, Teel James Glenn, createspace/Paul Bishop, [link] [comments]
2. Fallen, Ann Simko, Uncial press, [link] [comments]
3. No Other Choice, AJ Kohler, Solstice Publishing, [link] [comments]
4. His Cemetery Doll, Brantwijn Serrah, Breathless Press, [link]
4. Freak Show, Patti Larsen, Purely Paranormal Press, [link] [comments]
5. The CEO, Steve Bederman, solstice publishing, [link] [comments]
6. databyte, Cat Connor, Rebel ePublishers, [link] [comments]
7. The Mason's Mark: Love & Death in the Tower, M. S. Spencer, Secret Cravings, [link]
8. Someone Else's Skin, Sarah Hilary, Headline, [link] [comments]
9. Toxicity, Max Booth III, Post Mortem Press, [link]




10. All Good Deeds, Stacy Green, Twisted Minds Press, [link] [comments]
10. Three Wrongs, Chuck Bowie, MuseItUpPublishing, [link]
11. Blackout:An Aurora Black Novel, Kate Lynd, Createspace, [link]
11. Thre Brothers' Keepers, Matthew Peters, MuseItUp Publishing, [link]
12. The Red Legion, Max Davine, ASJ Publishing, [link]
12. Lethal Journey, Kim Cresswell, KC Publishing, [link] [comments]
12. A Beautiful Madness, Lee Thompson, DarkFuse, [link]
12. Twin Cities, K. D. Thomas, J. Ellington Ashton Press, [link]
12. The Shed, Dianne Hartsock, Solstice Publishing, 549081876472672257
13. Operation Ivy Bells, Robert G. Williscroft, Starman Press, [link]
13. Preta Pathogen, Daniel Durrant, J. Ellington Ashton Press, [link]
13. Storm Surge (An Orten International Thriller), Sharron Riddle, The Wild Rose Press, [link]
13. The Grey Matter, Ollie Sue Mosiman, Post Mortem Press, [link]
13. The Medallion, Len Abram, Damnation Books, [link]
13. killerbyte, cat connor, Rebel e, [link] [comments]
13. Deadly Shore, Frank Sullivan, Whimsical Publications, LLC, [link]
13. Revenge, Susan K. Droney, Devine Destinies, [link]
13. Watching Over You, Mel Sherratt, Thomas & Mercer, [link]


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