Australia’s foremost science fact magazine, Cosmos, reviewed our out of this world anthology Anywhere But Earth in their online site. And their verdict?
A comprehensive sci-fi anthology entertains and provokes thought.
Loads of ABE authors get a namecheck in the review and we’re all feeling pretty good about it. You can read the [...]
We’re happy to announce that Anywhere But Earth is now available for purchase and instant download via our own online store. All ebooks purchased directly from coeur de lion are entirely DRM free. That’s because we believe you have the right to read your file on whatever device you choose. We also value and trust [...]
Congratulations to all the Aurealis Awards winners including us for Rob Stephenson’s SF short story ‘Rains of LaStrange’!
CHILDREN’S FICTION (told primarily through words)
City of Lies by Lian Tanner (Allen & Unwin)
CHILDREN’S FICTION (told primarily through pictures)
Sounds Spooky by Christopher Cheng (author) and Sarah Davis (illustrator) (Random House Australia)
YOUNG ADULT SHORT [...]
The short list for this years’ Victorian Chronos Awards has been announced with a nice surprise: Steve Cameron’s Anywhere But Earth short story ‘So Sad, The Lighthouse Keeper’ has been shortlisted in the short fiction category. Go Steve!
The awards will be announced at Continuum in Melbourne on the weekend of 8-11 June.
Best Long [...]
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 [...]
Anywhere but Earth was blasted well into orbit yesterday at the Speculative Fiction Writers’ Festival at NSW Writers’ Centre. AbE authors Richard Harland, Alan Baxter and Margo Lanagan wowed the crowds with extracts from their stories, before some serious book buying. Thanks to curator Kate Forsyth and all the cool Centre staff.
Thanks to Greenspace [...]
As you see from our happy snap, the physical version of Anywhere but Earth has finally landed and is available for purchase anywhere on Earth. Just toddle over to our online store to get your order in. The ebook will be available very, very soon. Watch this space. And don’t forget the official launch at [...]
It feels like it’s been a lo-o-o-ng time coming, mainly because it has, but all the grunt work has now been done, the book is at the printers (Australian and UK), the ebook is in beta testing, and we have our official launch extravaganza set for 5th November – what better time to set off [...]
Editing and publishing a book is kind of like climbing a mountain: one step at a time and keep your eyes on the summit. Well that peak is so close we can almost touch it. And the view is particularly lovely.
Click through on the cover thumbnail to see the Anywhere but Earth cover in [...]