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Interview with Fallout author Harry Turtledove

Fallout is the next book in your Hot War series. What is next in store for our characters? Ah, that’d be telling.  You’ve got to read the book and find out. 😉 What kind of research did you do when writing Fallout? The attitudes toward race and sexuality and such things are the ones that […]

 

Children of the Shaman Cover Reveal

When Children of the Shaman was published by Orbit in 2001, Jessica Rydill’s novel received plenty of praise. Starburst called it ‘A very accomplished debut’.  David Gemmell’s endorsement ‘An enchanting story blessed with genuine magic’ captures Jessica’s world nicely. SFFWorld even had a few words to say on the matter. Kristell Ink are to expand […]

 

Interview with Bridge Chronicles author Gary Ballard

Gary Ballard is the author behind The Bridge Chronicles, a near future cyberpunk series set in Los Angeles. We’ve talked to him about the series and his future plans. Welcome to SFFWorld, Gary. Many thanks for giving us some time here. First of all for those not familiar with your Bridge Chronicles series, can you tell us […]

 

Interview with On the Bones of Gods author K. Eason

Outlaw, K. Eason’s second dark fantasy novel in her On the Bones of Gods series has just been released and we’ve had the pleasure to talk to her about the new release.   First of all for those not familiar with your On the Bones of Gods series, can you tell us a bit about […]

 

Interview with GENESIS author Matt K. Turner

“Are you human?  How can you be sure…” Genesis is Matt K. Turner’s debut novel and we have talked to him about the release and how his background as a screenwriter has influenced his writing. Welcome to SFFWorld, Matt. Many thanks for giving us some time here. I’ll start with a rather big question. In your own […]

 

Martha Wells discusses the tradition of women in SF/F with Tansy Hoskins

Acclaimed writer and journalist, Tansy Hoskins discusses the tradition of women in SF/F, empowerment, and matriarchal worlds with the prolific, Nebula nominated fantasy novelist, Martha Wells.  “I’ve never been that interested in reading the norm, so I think I’ve always written to challenge it.” – Martha Wells  It’s tempting to be sensationalist about the Martha Wells’ series Books […]

 

Interview with Cumulus author Eliot Peper

Welcome to SFFWorld, Eliot. Cumulus is your fourth book, can you tell us a bit about it? Where did you get the inspiration from? Cumulus takes place in a near future San Francisco Bay Area ravaged by economic inequality and persistent surveillance. It’s a dark, gritty cyberpunk thriller that wrestles with privacy, geopolitics and the gap […]

 

Interview with Greg Bear

Greg Bear is the recipient of two Hugos and five Nebulas for his fiction, he has been called “the best working writer of hard science fiction” by The Science Fiction Encyclopedia. Hello, Greg: many thanks for giving us some time here. Welcome to SFFWorld. Open Road Media has just released Just Over the Horizon which is the first […]

 

Interview with Twelve Kings in Sharakhai Author Bradley P Beaulieu

Bradley P Beaulieu’s new fantasy series blends the traditional epic fantasy norms with the eastern tales of old. Set in a desert with an intriguing layer of mystery about it, undoubtedly Twelve Kings in Sharakhai offers something different for fantasy readers. The opening chapters effortlessly take the reader to the hot environs of Çeda’s home […]

 

Interview with OUTRIDERS author Jay Posey

Jay Posey appeared on the speculative fiction scene in 2013 with the release of Three, the first book in his Legend of the Duskwalker series. Followed by Morningside Fall and Dawnbreaker over the next two years, the books distinguished themselves from the post-apocalyptic crowd by carrying various elements of enticingly very-high-tech into their collapsed future. […]

 

Interview with The Union Series author Phillip Richards

In The Empire at War Box Set, Phillip Richards has joined forces with three other British authors to present us with the best of British Military Science Fiction. Phillip’s contribution is his first book in The Union Series, C.R.O.W. C.R.O.W. has been released as part of the Empire at War collection. How would you describe […]

 

Interview with P.P. Corcoran, author of the Saiph series

P.P. Corcoran is a veteran of the British Army and a part time writer. The first book in his Saiph series has been released as part of The Empire at War Box Set, featuring four full length novels of British Military Science Fiction. We have talked to him about the Saiph series, what British authors […]

 

Interview with Cli-Fi author Cat Sparks

Cat Sparks is a multi-award-winning author, editor and artist whose former employment has included: media monitor, political and archaeological photographer, graphic designer, Fiction Editor of Cosmos Magazine and Manager of Agog! Press. In 2012 an Australia Council emerging writers grant enabled her to participate in Margaret Atwood’s The Time Machine Doorway workshop in the U.S. She’s in the […]

 

Interview with New Pompeii Author Daniel Godfrey

Daniel is a nice chap, not unlike most authors I’ve met. Don’t let that fool you, though! This scheming, plotting individual is responsible for the much anticipated New Pompeii, published by Titan in the UK. In his novel a company discovers it has developed the ability to transport objects to the present from the past. Daniel’s […]

 

Interview with The Shadowed Path author Gail Z. Martin

We’ve talked to Gail Z. Martin as her new epic fantasy collection of Jonmarc Vahanian short stories are being released from Solaris Books. She has also contributed to Modern Magic, a collection of twelve complete book-length works by masters of dark urban fantasy. An exclusive excerpt from The Shadowed Path can be read here.   Welcome back to SFFWorld, […]

 

Interview with Hellfire author Jeff Provine

I first met Jeff Provine through his “This Day in Alternate History Blog” where I found his short alternate history scenarios to be a fun way to waste time at work. More importantly, I learned he was fantastic writer and was happy to see him win the 2015 Baen Fantasy Adventure Award. Recently Jeff published a […]

 

Interview with The Kraken Sea author E. Catherine Tobler

“Fifteen year old Jackson is different from the other children at the foundling hospital. Scales sometimes cover his arms. Tentacles coil just below his skin. Despite this Jackson tries to fit in with the other children. He tries to be normal for Sister Jerome Grace and the priests. But when a woman asks for a boy like him, […]

 

Todd Berger Interview

Welcome to SFFWorld, many thanks for giving us some time here. In your own words, who is Todd Berger? Todd Berger is a filmmaker living in Los Angeles.  He was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana and has always dreamed of writing his first novel, which now he’s done and needs to move on […]

 

Brenda Cooper Interview

As Spear of Light, the second book in the Glittering Edge series is being released we have had the chance to catch up with Brenda Cooper.   Welcome back to SFFWorld, Brenda. Many thanks for giving us some time here. In your own words, who is Brenda Cooper? Yipes!  Overclocked.  Seriously – that’s such a […]

 

Mike Resnick, Kate Corcino, and Beth Cato talks about Decision Points

In this third second round of interviews, Bryan sat down to talk to Mike Resnick, Kate Corcino, and Beth Cato about their contributions to Decision Points. This week, Hugo-nominated editor Bryan Thomas Schmidt’s first Young Adult anthology, Decision Points debuted from WordFire Press. A collection of 20 stories mixing science fiction, fantasy, and horror stories […]

 

Todd Lockwood Interview

Todd Lockwood, painter, artist, and creator of many draconic images for book covers has just released his first book in the Evertide series, The Summer Dragon. Recently also reviewed here at SFFWorld by Rob Bedford.   Welcome to SFFWorld Todd, many thanks for giving us some time here. You have written some short stories earlier, […]

 

Robert J. Sawyer, Jennifer Brozek, and Jody Lynn Nye talks about Decision Points

Decision Points is a new anthology edited by Bryan Thomas Schmidt. In this second round of interviews, Bryan sat down to talk to Robert J. Sawyer, Jennifer Brozek, and Jody Lynn Nye about their contributions. This week, Hugo-nominated editor’s first Young Adult anthology, Decision Points debuted from WordFire Press. A collection of 20 stories mixin g science […]

 

Interview with James Lovegrove, author of the Dev Harmer Mission series

As World of Water, the second book in James Lovegrove’s Dev Harmer Mission series has been released we have had the chance to catch up with him and talk a bit about the series and what lies ahead. Welcome to SFFWorld James, many thanks for giving us some time here. In your own words, who is […]

 

Interview with Andrew Bannister

We’re very pleased to be interviewing Andrew Bannister, author of SF Space Opera novel, Creation Machine. Here we discuss the debut novel, Andrew’s influences and future projects.   SFFWorld: Hello, Andrew! Welcome to SFFWorld. Many thanks for doing this. My pleasure – thanks for inviting me. Lovely home you have here. Q: We’re speaking as […]

 

Kevin J. Anderson, Alethea Kontis, and Jonathan Maberry talks about Decision Points

Decision Points is a new anthology edited by Bryan Thomas Schmidt. Bryan sat down to interview his authors about their contributions. Here are the first three interviews featuring: Kevin  J. Anderson, Alethea Kontis, and Jonathan Maberry. This week, Hugo-nominated editor’s first Young Adult anthology, Decision Points debuted from WordFire Press. A collection of 20 stories mixing […]

 

Interview with Serengeti author J.B. Rockwell

Welcome to SFFWorld, many thanks for giving us some time here. In your own words, who is J.B. Rockwell? In four words: Wee woman from Connecticut. Okay, so that doesn’t tell you much. I’ll skip the stuff about Guam and SCUBA diving and archaeology and other blah-blah-blah anyone can read in my bio and offer […]

 

Interview with David Estes

David has written more than 20 YA and Children’s science fiction and fantasy books and has just released his latest book STRINGS. More information about David can also be found at his website. We recently did a “slow interview” in our discussion forum and here it is. In your own words, who is David Estest?  Thanks […]

 

Interview with Wolf in the Attic author Paul Kearney

Considered one of the truly gifted epic fantasy writers of our time, Paul Kearney has been captivating readers with his prose from his first book The Way to Babylon (1992) and is already doing the same with his latest offering, The Wolf in the Attic. Find out more about this amazing author below! Paul Kearney […]

 

Interview with Tim C. Taylor author of The Human Legion series

Tim C. Taylor is the author behind the Human Legion series. We’ve talked to him about the series and his collaboration with other British Military Science Fiction authors. Welcome to SFFWorld Tim, many thanks for giving us some time here. In your own words, who is Tim C. Taylor? I’m a lifelong fan of science […]

 

David Tallerman Interview

Anyone who’s read David Tallerman’s work will tell you he knows his stuff when it comes to writing a story. Let’s face it – with his stories appearing in Clarkesworld, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Lightspeed Magazine and more, there’s no reason not to expect great things from this collection published by Digital Fiction Publishing. The Sign […]

 
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  • Alan Smale Interview
  • Alexes Razevich Interview
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  • Allan Batchelder Interview
  • Allen Steele Interview
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  • Bruce Hesselbach Interview
  • Bryan Thomas Schmidt Interview
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  • Cecilia Dart Thornton Interview
  • Charlaine Harris Interview
  • Charles Stross Interview
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  • Chelsea Quinn Yarbro Interview
  • Children of the Shaman Cover Reveal
  • Chris Angus Interview
  • Christian Adrian Brown Interview
  • Christina Klarenbeek
  • Christopher Fowler Interview
  • Christopher Nuttall Interview
  • Christopher Paolini Interview
  • Christopher Priest Interview
  • Clay and Susan Griffith Interview
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  • Dawn Husted Interview
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  • Deby Fredericks Interview
  • Dennis O’Flaherty Interview
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  • Elisabeth Waters Interview
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  • Fight Like a Girl Interview- Part Two
  • Freya Robertson Interview
  • Gaie Sebold Interview
  • Gail Z. Martin Interview
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  • Greg Keyes Interview
  • Gregory Lamberson Interview
  • Guy Gavriel Kay Interview and Children of Earth and Sky Cover Reveal
  • Harry Turtledove Interview
  • Ilsa J. Bick Interview
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  • Admiral author Sean Danker
  • Adrian Rogers
  • Alan Dean Foster
  • Alan Dean Foster
  • Alan Smale
  • Alan Troop
  • Alastair Reynolds
  • Alliance author S.K. Dunstall
  • Andrea Johnson and Elizabeth Campbell
  • Andrew Bannister
  • Andrew David Barker
  • Andrew Harman
  • Anette Gisby
  • Anne McCaffrey
  • Barry Nugent
  • Barry Smith
  • Brandon Sanderson
  • Brian McClellan
  • Brian Ruckley
  • Brian Ruckley
  • Bridge Chronicles author Gary Ballard
  • Bryan Cassiday
  • C. J. Cherryh
  • C.E. Winterland
  • C.S. Friedman
  • C.S. Friedman
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  • Caitlin Sweet
  • Caitlyn McKenna
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  • Carol Berg
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  • Charlotte Boyett-Compo
  • Cherie Priest
  • China Mieville
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  • Greg Bear
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  • Guy Gavriel Kay
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  • Holly Lisle
  • Hugh Howey
  • Iain M. Banks
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  • Ian Cameron Esslemont
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  • Ian McDonald
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  • Jacqueline Carey
  • Jacqueline Carey
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  • James Barclay
  • James K. Decker
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  • Joe Abercrombie
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  • John Birmingham
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  • John Twelve Hawks
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  • Joshua Palmatier
  • Juliet McKenna
  • Juliet McKenna
  • Juliet McKenna
  • K J Parker
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  • Kay Kenyon
  • Keira Michelle Telford
  • Keith Brooke
  • Kelly Godel
  • Ken Liu, Lauren Beukes and Tobias S. Buckell
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  • Kerry Tolan
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  • Kevin Hearne
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