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Feast of Feist reminder

Feast of Feist reminder

Here is your hint, hint, nudge, nudge to get your Feist review in by the 15th May for your chance to win  a Voyager book every month for a whole year, starting with your own copy of Magician’s End! All you have to do is write a short review for your favourite Feist Midkemian book […]

The Hugo Awards

Congrats to Jonathan Strahan, George R. R. Martin, Game of Thrones and the Galactic Suburbia Podcast team on their The Hugo Awards nominations! Good luck to everyone! PS- Be sure to check out GRRM’s AMAZING new website: http://www.georgerrmartin.com/

The Necronomicon & other fictional tomes

The Necronomicon & other fictional tomes

I’ve always loved the concept of the forbidden book. There’s something delicious about finding a hidden object and especially a book, that gives you access to secret knowledge. Some of my favourite books as a child played on this concept , such as Brian Froud & Terry Jones’s Goblins of the Labyrinth which was really […]

Planes, Trains and Automobiles

Planes, Trains and Automobiles

I always enjoy researching the Science Page for April. This year, instead of a ‘prank’ article, I thought I’d share history of one of the more bizarre inventions … the train merged with an airplane. I think this might be the grain of truth in the JATO urban myth. The First Attempt: The Aerowagon Now […]