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Books from Critters!

Check out Books by Critters for books by your fellow Critterfolk, as well as my list of recommended books for writers.

Stayin' Alive

If you want to make a career of SF writing, STAYING ALIVE - A WRITER'S GUIDE by three-time SFWA President Norman Spinrad, published by your Critter Captain's ReAnimus Press, is an indispensable guide to the inside workings of the SF publishing industry by an expert.

The Sigil Trilogy

If 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!

Book Recommendation

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]








Preditors & Editors Poll results

Preditors & Editors Poll results

1997 Official Results

[Category list]

Standings for category: Short Stories

  1. "Riddle of the Jade Eagle" - Titan Science Fiction and Fantasy Webzine
  2. "All Colors Bleed To Red" - Eternity Magazine
  3. "Purgatory, Lakeside" - The Thread
  4. "Role Model" - Eternity Magazine
  5. "The Chinese Tinker Bell" - DREAM FORGE e-Maga-Weba-Zine (tm)
  6. "The Alien Feeder" - Eternity Magazine
  7. "Minor Details" - The Tales' Realm
  8. "Time and Time Again" - Aphelion: The Webzine of Science Fiction and Fantasy
  9. "MotherShip" - Dark Planet
  10. "Lemon Blessings" - The Writer's Club

  11. "But Smile No More" - Dark Planet
  12. "Hanosz Prime Goes To Old Earth" - Cosmic Visions Tied for 12th
  13. "The Sharps and Flats Guarantee" - Knightmares Tied for 12th
  14. "A Job Well Done" - Millennium Science Fiction & Fantasy Magazine Tied for 12th
  15. "Fur Elise" - Mississippi Review Tied for 12th
  16. "In The Shadows" - Dark Planet Tied for 12th
  17. "The Story" - DREAM FORGE e-Maga-Weba-Zine (tm) Tied for 12th
  18. "Reflection" - Knightmares Tied for 12th
  19. "Harmony" - Titan Science Fiction and Fantasy Webzine
  20. "Mr. Sweetly Indecent" - Ploughshares
  21. "Kragon's Gold" - Planet Magazine
  22. "Without Paradise" - Ibn Qirtaiba
  23. "The Once & Future Man" - Dazzlers Digital Domicile
  24. "The Tin Man" - Cosmic Visions
  25. "Shattered" - Eternity Magazine
  26. "What Do They Do While We Sleep?" - Eternity Magazine
  27. "I Ain't Going Back to Mulberry Street" - Eternity Magazine
  28. "The Cold Warrior" - Millennium Science Fiction & Fantasy Magazine
  29. "In Places Between" - Dark Planet
  30. "Painted Bears" - The Inditer
  31. "Starshock" - The Dragon's Lair Webzine & Aphelion: The Webzine of Science Fiction and Fantasy
  32. "Magical Tree" - The Writer's Club
  33. "The Pretense of Time" - Gearheads: Future Fiction and Today's Technology
  34. "Lifeline" - Dark Planet
  35. "Silver Threads" - Dark Planet
  36. "If He Hollers" - Titan Science Fiction and Fantasy Webzine
  37. "Local God" - Ibn Qirtaiba


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