News for July 2011


Angry Robot nominated in the World Fantasy Awards

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Those young, bright and yet still Angry Robot's have a number of nominations in this years World Fantasy Awards - due to be presented at the World Fantasy Convention in October of this year.

The Arthur C Clarke award winning novel Zoo City by Lauren Beukes is shortlisted for best novel while the artist who penned the US cover of said book (John Picacio)  is nominated for Best Artist. Vincent Chong who created the artwork for the Matt Richter series and the upcoming Darkness Falling cover is also nominated for the same award.

As if that wasn't sufficient to stroke those mechanical ego's, Lavie Tidhar is nominated...

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written by Ant on Friday 29th July 2011

Book of the Month July 2011

Book of the Month June 2011

Book of the month award for July 2011 goes to John Scalzi's military science fiction novel Old Man's War.

The debut novel of this talented author, Old Man's War is an incredibly rich and rewarding tale of life as a genetically re-engineered human fighting for humanities survival against a host of alien creatures.

It's a highly entertaining read that should appeal to any fan of science fiction.


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written by Ant on Wednesday 6th July 2011