New entry May 06
Critters is 25!
This November, Critters is 25 years old! Wow! Thanks so much to all of you, who've made it such a resounding success!
Books from Critters!
Check out Books by Critters for books by your fellow Critterfolk, as well as my list of recommended books for writers.
New Book from a Critter Member**NOW IN PRINT EDITION TOO!** Awesome new book, HOW TO IMPROVE YOUR SPECULATIVE FICTION OPENINGS, from a Critter member whose unearthed a shard of The Secret to becoming a pro writer. Really good piece of work. "...if you're at all concerned about story openings, you'd be nuts not to read what Qualkinbush has to say." —Wil McCarthy, author of BLOOM and THE COLLAPSIUM
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)
I was interviewed live on public radio for Critters' birthday, for those who want to listen.
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!
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]
Critters Poll results
Critique.org now has Workshops for Everything — all genres, music, video, photography, art, apps.....
Convert your work to ebooks! Read great ebooks! The votemaster runs ReAnimus Press
See also the Best-Ever Voters Poll for the best works ever written (not just in the last year)
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Standings for Book/e-book Cover Artwork
1. Big Shots and Bullet Holes, B. David Spicer (cover by Brandon Spicer, [link][comments]
2. Dust of Lies, G.K. Davenport (cover art: Steve Daniels, [link]
3. Upon Your Return, Marie Lavender, [link]
3. 22 Stories POV, David Lawrence (Cover Art: Denny E. Marshall), [link][comments]
4. Chasing My Ghosts - A Poetry Collection, Volet Mystere, [link][comments]
5. A Guide to Useless Sidekicks, 518 Publishing Company LLC, [link]
5. Casefiles of the Royal Occultist: Hochmuller's Hound, Johannes Chazot, [link]
6. Plague of Man: SS of the Dead, Donald England, [link]
6. Dirty in Deadwood, R.C. Matthews, [link]
6. The Blind Dead Ride Out of Hell: A Literary Tribute to the Amando de Ossorio Films, Steph Murr, [link]
6. Spells for the Dead, Faith Hunter , [link][comments]
7. L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future Volume 36, Echo Chernik, [link]
8. Homo Xenos for Xenobiology - Stranger Creatures Anthology, John David Rose, [link],204,203,200_.jpg
8. Windmaster Golem, Helen Henderson (artwork by Michelle Lee of Stardust Creations_, [link]
8. Generations Five, Renee Duke (cover Art by Michelle Lee), [link]
8. Six Guns Straight From Hell 3, M. Wayne Miller, [link]
8. Brain Games: Stories to Astonish, Keely Rew, [link]
9. Scumpericks, Terri DelCampo, [link]
9. Shadows In The Dark, Leah Diane, [link]
9. Ha!-Ha! Horror: Collector's Edition, Monstermatt Patterson, [link][comments]
9. Oceans, Black Hare Press, [link]
9. Voyages into the Black, Debbie Mumford, [link]
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