Transformation Space is the fourth and final instalment of Marianne De Pierre’s Sentients of Orion series, the galaxy spanning tale of Mira Fedor, symbiont ship pilot, who fled her embattled planet to get some help after an alien invasion. After a relatively slow start in book one, the series really took off in the [...]
The Terra Incognita Speculative Fiction podcast is a monthly showcase of the best Australian Speculative Fiction read by the authors who created it. TISF 27 is up now, free on the TISF website (www.tisf.com.au) as well as on iTunes.
Our first podcast for the new year features fantasy author Jane Routley’s decidedly idiosyncratic take on [...]
After Max Barry’s recent film option by Darren Aronofsky, it seems Aussies are the flavour du jour, with news that Rjurik Davidson’s screenplay of The Uncertainty Principle (co-written with Ben Chessell) has been optioned by German/ Swiss production company Lailaps Pictures.
In The Uncertainty Principle, a romantic comedy written by Ben Chessell and Rjurik Davidson, [...]
Horror writer/ publisher Shane Jiraiya Cummings is hosting a grand discussion about ebooks over on his website, and inviting publishers, authors, editors, readers and anyone else with a point of view to pitch in and discuss the epublishing phenomenon. The discussion is running for the whole of February and coeur de lion publisher Keith Stevenson [...]
The American Horror Writers’ Association has just announced its preliminary ballot for the prestigious 2010 Bram Stoker Awards and the long list includes a number of Australian entries. Gaining a nod for her debut novel Madigan Mine is Melbourne-based writer Kirtsyn McDermott, while Perth writer Shane Jiraiya Cummings’s novella ‘Requiem for The Burning God’ is [...]