Changes are happening at Voyager, HarperCollins Australia’s SF and Fantasy imprint, with the imminent departure of publisher Stephanie Smith who is retiring at the end of the month.
Stephanie’s contribution to the development and ongoing success of Australian speculative fiction both here and abroad cannot be underestimated. In her long tenure as Voyager publisher, she [...]
The Aurealis Awards shortlist for works published in 2011 has just been announced. Congratulations to all on the shortlist including the three authors with stories in Anywhere but Earth: Penelope Love, Rob Hood and Robert N Stephenson.
The Undivided by Jennifer Fallon (HarperVoyager) Ember and Ash by Pamela Freeman (Hachette) Stormlord’s Exile by [...]
It’s Ditmar time again. For those eligible to vote, here’s the coeur de lion recommendations:
Best Collected Work
Anywhere but Earth, Keith Stevenson, Coeur de Lion Publishing.
Best novella/ novelette
“SIBO”, Penelope Love “Space Girl Blues”, Brendan Duffy
Best short story
“Alien Tears”, Wendy Waring “An Exhibition of the Plague”, Richard Harland “At The End [...]
Paul Haines died last monday after a long battle with cancer. Paul was a close friend and, in a professional capacity, had a long association with coeur de lion publishing. Our first anthology c0ck featured not one but two Paul Haines stories, the Ditmar-winning ‘The Devil in Mr Pussy’ (which you can hear Paul read [...]