Tag Archives: science fiction

Blog Tour & #Giveaway – THE THIEVES OF NOTTICA by Ash Gray #SF #Steampunk

Blog Tour ~ The Thieves of Nottica Author: Ash Gray Genre: Science Fiction/Steampunk Tour Dates: 3rd – 7th of April Hosted by: Ultimate Fantasy Book Tours Blurb: In a world where humans are evil, invading aliens, Rigg is the youngest member of the Keymasters, a band of professional thieves who use their skills to defy […]

New release – CHAMELEON UNCOVERED by B.R. Kingsolver #UrbanFantasy #Dystopian

I’m looking forward to reading this one – see my recent review of Book 1, Chameleon Assassin HERE Book Title: Chameleon Uncovered Author Name: B.R. Kingsolver Genre: Urban Fantasy, science fiction, post-apocalyptic dystopian Hosted by: Ultimate Fantasy Book Tours Blurb: The dark sequel to the best-selling Chameleon Assassin. Libby has a chance to build a […]

Blog Tour & #Giveaway – COMPENDIUM by Alia Luria – adult & #YA #SF

Welcome to the tour for Compendium by Alia Luria! This is a sci-fantasy novel that is adult but clean and appropriate for young adult readers.  •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• Compendium by Alia Luria On the heavily forested planet of Lumin, the Network has slept, dormant, for over six hundred cycles. Only a select few remember that it resides beneath […]

#BookReview – PROJECT NOAH by Ian Martyn #SF

Back to catching up on some of the reviews I owe to patient authors! Project Noah by Ian Martyn My rating: 4 of 5 stars  (more like 4 and a half, but they won’t let me do that). At the end of the twenty first century, the problems we foresee in our current day are […]

Shameless plea for votes – my #SF #shortstory ‘Perfect Fit’ is #FREE to read

When I entered my short story PERFECT FIT in a contest being held in honor of the late, great Terry Pratchett, I didn’t realize it was open voting. It took me a couple of hours to find a cover, upload and write a description, so when I saw that I needed to also blab about […]

Virtual Launch Party Invite – THE WORLD AND THE STARS – #SFF #anthology

You are all cordially invited to the virtual launch party for my new release, THE WORLD AND THE STARS, a dazzling collection of 24 science fiction and fantasy stories by some great authors, including Tanith Lee, Liz Williams, Peter T Garratt, Cherith Baldry and myself (!), amongst others 😀 This is a collection of works […]

How do you compile a successful anthology? (And a special offer…)

I ask this question, because it wasn’t something I’d considered before we started work on THE WORLD AND THE STARS. If it is to be a collection of all your own work, then it’s not so complicated. But for a multi-author compilation? Just where do you start? A theme works well, if you start out […]

#LonCon3 – World #SF Convention – how was it?

WORLD SF CONVENTION I have been fortunate indeed that within the last year we have had both the World Fantasy Convention (see my reports via the sidebar categories) and the World SF Convention here in the UK. Over the last few days a number of people at Loncon3 have asked me if I enjoyed it. Well, […]

Blog Tour – Crystal Deception by Doug J. Cooper and Giveaway

    When aliens, artificial intelligence and humans collide…IT’S WAR. Publication Date: September 15, 2013 Genre: Futuristic Thriller/ Science Fiction   Criss lives in a special kind of prison. He can see and hear everything around the world. Yet a restrictor mesh restrains his reach and keeps him cooperative. His creator, Dr. Jessica Tallette, believes his […]

Blog Tour – TIMEQUEST REVISITED: STAR RASHANON by WILLIAM TELFORD

Title: TimeQuest Revisited: Star Rashanon Author: William Tedford Genre: Sci-Fi Publisher: The Zharmae Publishing Press Book Description: Traveling between the galaxies at sub-light velocities, entire worlds may live and die before the journey ends. When an alien threat passed through the Galaxy of Man, sowing destruction in its wake, humanity ran at any cost, reaching […]