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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!

Free Web Sites

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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.

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

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

Announcing ReAnimus Press

If you need help making ebooks from manuscripts or print copies—or finding great stuff to read—look no further! An ebook publisher started by your very own Critter Captain. (And with a 12% Affiliate program.) [More]

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Standings for Young Adult Books

1. Einar and the Cursed City, Chet Gottfried, ReAnimus Press, [link][comments]




2. The Labyrinth of Time, T.W. Fendley, Silent Partner Publishing, [link][comments]
3. Salted, Aaron Galvin, Aames & Abernathy, [link][comments]
3. Paradox Lost: Their Path, K.C. Sprayberry, Solstice Publishing, [link][comments]
4. The Gryphon and His Thief, Karen Michelle Nutt, Rebecca J. Vickery Publishing, [link][comments]
5. Sci-Magickal, Teel James Glenn, Gypsy Shadow Press, [link][comments]
6. Owl Light, Vonnie Winslow Crist, Cold Moon Press, [link]
6. After, Barbara Ehrentreu, MuseItUp [comments]
7. Fairy, Texas, Margo Bond Collins, Solstice Publishing, [link]
7. The Whispers of the Fallen: Rebellion, J.D. Netto, Untreed Reads, [link][comments]
8. Will The Real Abi Saunders Please Stand Up, Sara Hantz, Entangled, [link]
9. Polar Opposites, Kai Strand, Whiskey Creek Press, [link][comments]
10. The Revenge Artist, Philip Hoy, Lycaon Press, [link][comments]
10. After Me, Joyce Scarbrough, Buzz Books USA, [link][comments]




11. Destiny Awaits, Jaidis Shaw, Crushing Hearts and Black Butterfly Publishing, [link][comments]
12. Kensei, Jeremy Zimmerman, DefCon One Publishing, [link][comments]
13. The Maiden's Courage, Mary Lynne Gibbs, Dragons Roost Press, [link]
14. An Unstill Life, Kate Larkindale, Musa Publishing, [link]
14. Side Trip, Renee Duke, MuseItup, [link][comments]
14. The Saffron Crocus, Alison McMahan, Black Opal Books, [link][comments]
15. School of Deaths, Christopher Mannino, MuseItUp Publishing, [link]
15. Angels Dawn, Komali da Silva, Crushing Hearts & Black Butterfly Publishing, [link]
16. Somewhere in the Middle, Linda Palmer, Uncial Press, [link]
16. Emily's Stories, Malcolm R. Campbell, Vanilla Heart Publishing, [link][comments]
16. Olde School, Selah Janel, Seventh Star Press, [link][comments]
17. Eagle Talons, Robert Lee Murphy, Five Star, [link]
17. Regret, Danielle Doolittle, Sweet Cravings Publishing, [link]
17. Kissing Atticus Primble, Stephania Hoina, Whimsical Publications, LLC, [link]
18. The Hidden Heart, Linda Hays-Gibbs, Amazon, [link]
18. Walled In, HL Carpenter, Musa Publishing, [link]
18. The Bloodbound, Erin Lindsey, Ace, [link][comments]
18. Spacedogs' Best Friend, Toni V. Sweeney, Class Act Books, [link][comments]
19. Sleeping Sickness, Blue Cole, Indie Gypsy, [link]
19. Future Girls, Catharine Bramkamp, Eternal Press, [link][comments]
19. The Mall Fairies: War, Conda V Douglas, Muse It Up, [link]
19. ESCAPE FROM WITCHWOOD HOLLOW, Jordan Elizabeth, Curiosity Quills Press, [link]
19. Hollows End, Marianne Morea, Coventry Press Limited, [link]
19. My Fake Summer Boyfriend, Ann Herrick, Books We Love, Ltd., [link]
19. Baba Ali and the Clockwork Djinn, Danielle Ackley-McPhail, Palomino Press (Dark Quest Books), [link][comments]
20. Eruption: Yellowblown(TM) Series, Book 1, J. Hughey, Independent, [link]
20. Sidekicks, Linda Palmer, Uncial Press, [link]
20. The Alphabet Gang, Tara Mitchell, ASJ Publishing, [link]
20. Schooled in Magic, Christopher G. Nuttall, Twilight Times Books, [link]
20. The Princess Spy, Melanie Dickerson, Zondervan, [link]
20. The Summer I Found You, Jolene Perry, Albert Whitman & Company, [link][comments]
20. Storm Siren, Mary Weber, Thomas Nelson, [link][comments]
20. Shortcomings, Ginger Simpson, Books We Love, [link]
20. Gideon Lee, Lisa Orchard, esKape Press, [link][comments]
20. Cruel Beauty, Rosamund Hodge, Balzer & Bray, [link][comments]
20. On The Move, K.V. Flynn, WynnpixProductions, [link][comments]
20. Random, Alma Alexander, Dark Quest Books, [link][comments]
20. In My Own Shadow, Susan A. Royal, MuseItUp, [link]
20. The Mark of the Dragonfly, Jaleigh Johnson, Delacorte, [link]
20. The Universes Inside the Lighthouse, Pam Stucky, Wishing Rock Press, [link]
20. the sweet taste of regret, karen haber
20. Sinners Series: Branded, Abi Ketner and Missy Kalicicki , month9 boks, [link]
20. Elemental Earth, Kinsey Knight, Whimsical Publications, LLC, [link]
20. Qualify, Vera Nazarian, Norilana, [link][comments]
20. Free Passage, J.R.McRae, Tate Publishing, [link][comments]
20. This Shattered World, Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner, Disney-Hyperion, [link]
20. The Raven, The Elf, and Rachel, L. Jagi Lamplighter, Palomino Press, [link]

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