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.
How to Write SF
The Craft of Writing Science Fiction that Sells by Ben Bova, best-selling author and six-time Hugo Award winner for Best Editor. (This is one of the books your ol' Critter Captain learned from himself, and I highly recommend it.) (Also via Amazon)
Stayin' AliveIf 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
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]
The 20 most recent RFDR requests... F By Land and Sea, Chapter 2-3 Zen Sugino -#30214 SF Guardian Angel, Chapters 31-35 Eric H. Bowen -#30212 SF Emotive, Chapter 18 Jeff Naylor -#30199 SF Christmas in Pandemonium-Chapter One-Revised John Willems -#30182 F The Sorcerer in the Never-Ending War, Chapter 1-5 Ellis Clay -#30178 F By Land and Sea, Chapter 1 Zen Sugino -#30177 SF Emotive, Chapter 17 Jeff Naylor -#30173 SF Across the Sunder, Chapters 29-34 Scott Malabarba -#30172 SF Mage Farm Part 3 of 3 Sean Masters -#30163 H Wing Circus Book 116: With More Fun, Episodes 4-5 Nick Argyropoulos -#30156 SF Emotive, Chapter 16 Jeff Naylor -#30154 F The Birthright Stone, Chapter 1 John Joseph Christopher -#30153 F Across the Sunder, Chapters 25-28 Scott Malabarba -#30152 F The Book of Visions Chapter 5 W. Lance Hunt -#30151 F The Wizards of Llandwellyn: The Demon Wizard Eric Wilson -#30149 SF Philosophers' Stone Ch. 1 and 2 Alan Williams -#30138 SF Mage Farm Part 2 of 3 Sean Masters -#30124 SF 35, Chapters 1-3 Lilla Csorgo -#30120 H Wing Circus Book 116: With More Fun, Episodes 1-3 Nick Argyropoulos -#30119 SF Emotive, Chapter 15 Jeff Naylor -#30115 To read one of these RFDRs, visit the manuscripts page. (mss. are not linked here for security reasons.)
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