New entry Dec 07
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!
Books from Critters!
Check out Books by Critters for books by your fellow Critterfolk, as well as my list of recommended books for writers.
The Sigil TrilogyIf you're looking for an amazing, WOW! science fiction story, check out THE SIGIL TRILOGY. This is — literally — one of the best science fiction novels I've ever read.
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)
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 Arrows in the Dark, chapter 1 Abigail Yates -#29209 F Monarchs of Greenwood - Fly With Me Emmanuel Agyei-Boatey -#29208 SF The Elemental Scepters : The Journey of Beltor Mark Krepps -#29196 F Hunters on The Dawn Prologue Daniel Chovil -#29195 H The Lure Chapters 11 to 20 Jim Keane -#29169 SF The Tulip Station Aaron Fried -#29156 H LUDUS Ashwin -#29145 H The Book of Seven Gates Chris A. Smith -#29141 F Walking the Darkmaker's Way, Part 1 W. Lance Hunt -#29136 H Dunglo 17 - Chapter 1 Adam Pitts -#29133 SF The Father Lode chap 1 - 3 Deborah Kaminski -#29101 H Willie Pete - Chapter 1 [mpc] Adam Pitts -#29100 SF Ten Percent, Chapter 2 Caroline Poirier -#29094 H The Lure Chapters 1-10 New Revision Jim Keane -#29093 SF Palderyn: Apocalypse, Chapters 1 -5 Michael R. Hartman -#29077 SF The Tulip Station Aaron Fried -#29075 SF Feifei Zhang Autobiography Part I with Forward Stephen Secor -#29072 SF Whispers Within Matthew J Olson -#29060 F Shift, Chapters 1-2 Julia Kell -#29039 F The Sheenseeker: Chapter 1 - Vesper Heather Gaither -#29038 To read one of these RFDRs, visit the manuscripts page. (mss. are not linked here for security reasons.)
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