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.
New Book from a Critter Member**NOW IN PRINT EDITION TOO!** Awesome new book, HOW TO IMPROVE YOUR SPECULATIVE FICTION OPENINGS, from a Critter member whose unearthed a shard of The Secret to becoming a pro writer. Really good piece of work. "...if you're at all concerned about story openings, you'd be nuts not to read what Qualkinbush has to say." —Wil McCarthy, author of BLOOM and THE COLLAPSIUM
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.
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... SF Blue Hairs, Chapters 1-3 Leslie Fulton -#29268 F Slave to Frost, Chapter 1 Danielle LaVigne -#29255 SF Little Bear, Chapters 1-3 Chris Ross -#29253 SF Actions Speak Louder Than Time Travel - Chapter 1 [mpc] Mandy D. Chew -#29244 SF Dead Somewhere Daniel Villani -#29234 F After Life, Chapters 1-3 KD Glass -#29225 F Walking the Darkmaker's Way, Part 2 William L Hunt -#29217 F The Broken Ring - Prologue Adam Pitts -#29213 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 To read one of these RFDRs, visit the manuscripts page. (mss. are not linked here for security reasons.)
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