This is for the upcoming Trade paper edition of Jumper which is being released in conjunction with Exo.
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Release date is 9 September 2014.
Disclaimer: I am the current president of SFWA (the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America.) The below is a mixture of my opinion and some statements about the official policies of SFWA. I will bold those things that are SFWA policy. Recently a member of SFWA resigned and gave as their reasons that they were being slandered and libeled […]
Benefitting charities Worldreader and the SFWA Emergency Medical Fund. Jumper is one of the eBooks in the bundle, but even better, there’s these: Tithe: A Modern Faerie Tale by Holly Black The Happiest Days of Our Lives by Wil Wheaton Zombies Versus Unicorns – An Anthology edited by Holly Black & Justine Larbalestier. ‘Pay more than the average […]
I’ve been taking a break from Hollywood by teaching on beautiful Martha’s Vineyard. This is my 14th year of teaching on the island and, as they say, What Happens on the Island, Stays on the Island. But here’s a picture, anyway, of the HORROR THAT IS THURSDAY (James Macdonald, presiding.)
So, for the last five weeks I’ve been working with screenwriters Josh Friedman (War of the Worlds, The Sarah Conner Chronicles), Rich Jaffa and Amanda Silver (Rise of the Planet of the Apes, The Hand That Rocks the Cradle), and Shane Salerno (Savages, Armageddon, and Salinger), and the big guy himself, James Cameron, on the […]
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I will be in San Antonio a week from today for the WorldCon. You can see my schedule at their site. Or you can click on the pic to get the entire pocket program in pdf form.
SFWA President . Writer
So, this is my third day as SFWA president and it is already becoming apparent that this is a post I’ll need to point to over and over again. I am the writer Steven Gould. I am also the current President of the Science Fiction and Fantasy writers of America. Yes we are one person […]
At the Nebula Award Weekend in San Jose, I presented the Andre Norton Award for Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy. This was what I said: A reading from the sacred texts of my people. As you are brought to remembrance, recite them with me. The island of Gont, a single mountain that lifts its […]
2013 Nebula Awards Weekend San Jose Hilton, San Jose, California May 16-19, 2013 (Mass Autographing Open to Public May 17, 5:30-7:30 pm.)
I’ve got a brief signing tomorrow at the PageOne Bookstore Booth at the Southwest Book Fiesta being held in the Southeast Hall of the Albuquerque Convention Center. Here’s the schedule for the PageOne Table 11:00 am FIESTA PROGRAM – Christine Barber 12:30 pm SIGNING – Walter Jon Williams 1:30 pm SIGNING – Melinda Snodgrass (Phillipa Bornikova) 2:00 […]
If you follow writing in general and SF and Fantasy in particular, you may have already heard that I have been elected the 27th president of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America. I take office the first of July as John Scalzi steps down from the office after three years at the job. […]
Gaslight Gathering, San Diego’s steampunk and victoriana convention. Jay Lake will be the convention Guest of Honor this year (May 3-5) and we are holding an auction to help him with his fight against cancer. We would very much appreciate any item(s) for the auction that you might be willing to donate (e.g. autographed books, […]
Signing at Hastings Books 840A Juan Tabot Blvd NE * (505) 296-6107 (Near the intersection of Juan Tabot and Lomas) Writers in attendance are: Stephen R. Donaldson Ralph Estes Steven Gould Melody Groves Maryelizabeth Hart Paul Hutton Jim Jones Jeffrey J. Mariotte Robert Vardeman Joan Spicci Saberhagen Melinda Snodgrass Ian Tregillis AND Phillipa Bornikova!
(UPDATE: The person in question has stopped using the #sfwa hashtag. I’m glad. It was annoying.) —— One of our students from Viable Paradise self-published a short novel [EDIT: Marko tells me it was over 99K words so not so short] (it was his Viable Paradise submission) in eBook and it has really taken off. […]
I’m sure you guys are really tired of me talking about Impulse but it’s the nature of having a book out. The few months around the release tend to be about that. There will come a day when I really try to blog here about things that aren’t all promotion-y. BUT THAT DAY IS NOT TODAY. I […]
…but the eBook promotion at Kindle and Nook seems to be over. The price is back at $12.99. However, the Audible.com Audiobook is still $4.49 (normally $24.95.) That’s a fantastic price. And, as I’ve said before, the narration/performance by Emily Rankin is equally fantastic.
Impulse (Jumper III) seems to be having some promotional pricing right now. The Nook eBook is currently $1.99 (normally $12.99) The Kindle eBook is currently $1.99 (normally $12.99) The Audible.com Audiobook is currently $4.49 (normally $24.95.) Also, if you do Kindle AND audiobooks the two whisper sync (that means they keep track of where you […]
AFTER: NINETEEN STORIES OF APOCALYPSE AND DYSTOPIA Editors: Datlow, Ellen and Terri Windling ISBN: 978-1-4231-4619-3 Review Issue Date: March 1, 2013 Gr 9 Up–Eighteen stories and one poem by both popular and lesser-known authors. There are stories ranging from the nightmarish–Steven Gould’s “Rust With Wings” about metal-eating bugs that will devour anything, including a pacemaker–to the comical–Matthew Kressel’s […]